TSX Venture - SJL

2016 Press Releases

Saint Jean Carbon, Glowing Technology
December 20, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of energy storage carbon materials, is pleased to announce that the collaborative research with the team from Western University, has created glowing carbon dots. The carbon dots have been created to glow in an entire array of colours. The significances of the technology are the ability to create light and colour with less energy consumption. Carbon quantum dots (CQDs, C-dots or CDs) are small carbon nanoparticles (less than 10 nm in size) with some form of surface passivation.
 
Saint Jean Carbon and Western University Receive NSERC Grant
December 15, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of energy storage carbon materials, is pleased to announce that the Company and Western University have received a second grant towards the development of graphene-based systems with special magnetic properties. 
 

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Unit Private Placement and Second and Final Tranche of Flow-Through Private Placement
December 12, 2016, Oakville, ON, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press releases dated November 21 and December 2 of this year, is pleased to announce that it placed an additional 21,492,700 common share in the capital of the Company issued on a “flow-through” basis pursuant to the Income Tax Act (Canada) (each a “Flow-Through Share”) at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Share (the “Flow-Through Offering”). 

Saint Jean Carbon Building a Recycled High Performance Lithium-ion Battery
November 24, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of energy storage carbon materials, is pleased to announce that Saint Jean Carbon and their battery manufacturing partner will build a high powered full scale lithium-ion battery with recycled/upcycling material from an electric car power pack and the upcycled anode material from Saint Jean Carbon.

Saint Jean Carbon Closes First Tranche of Private Placement 
November 21, 2016, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press releases dated November 18 of this year, wishes to announce that it placed an aggregate of 4,980,000 common share in the capital of the Company issued on a “flow-through” basis pursuant to the Income Tax Act (Canada) (each a “Flow-Through Share”) at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Share (the “Offering”).
 
Saint Jean Carbon Announces up to $1,000,000 Private Placement
November 18, 2016, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL is pleased to announce that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement financing (the “Offering”) of up to 20,000,000 common share in the capital of the Company to be issued on a “flow-through” basis pursuant to the Income Tax Act (Canada) (each a “Flow-Through Share”) at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Share.

Saint Jean Carbon has a new CTO, Dr. Zhongwei Chen
November 10, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce that the Company has a new Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Dr. Zhongwei Chen PhD, MSChE, BS, Canadian Research Chair and Professor in Advanced Materials for Clean Energy Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo.
 
Saint Jean Carbon closes previously announced Whabouchi Lithium Mining Claims and amends Quartz agreement
October 28, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce that the Company has received TSX.V approval and has closed the transaction for the additional 27 lithium claims in South Wabouchi which was news released on September 30, 2016.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Commission Preliminary Economic Assessment 
October 25, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce that the Company has engaged Georgi Doundarov to prepare the Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) for Saint Jean. The Company has completed engineering modeling and enough ground and material studies to allow for the preparation of the report. 
 
Saint Jean Carbon Receives Final Airborne Report  
October 20, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has received the final airborne results of the summer work program and will use the comprehensive data for the fall work program now underway. That includes three bulk samples, beep mapping and drilling. To open link inside release to maps: Bell and Walker Graphite Property Images of TDEMs
 

Saint Jean Carbon - Big Step Forward Ultra-Thin Superconductivity
October 18, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the successful development of hybrid graphene sheets with superconductivity. The work is the ongoing development of a number of different areas of research between the Company and University of Western Ontario. Link inside release to abstract: “Graphene/YBCO Hybrid Nanosheets Prepared by Matrix Assisted Pulsed Laser Evaporation”. 

Saint Jean Carbon Returns Excellent Results from the Summer Work Project
October 12, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce results from visits to the newly acquired Bell and Walker graphite properties . Grab samples were taken at different locations and sent to the ALS’s laboratory in Val d’Or, Quebec to test the organic carbon content as well as 37 other chemical elements.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Produce Single Layer Graphene
October 5, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has produced two samples of single layer graphene (1) dispersion 20 mL, 0.1%, with pure 100 mL water and (2) a 50 mg of powder.
 

Saint Jean Carbon Increases Whabouchi Lithium Project
September 30, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has entered in to an agreement to increase its lithium holdings by 27 claims, bringing the total claims to 109. The claims are contiguous with the Whabouchi Lithium Project the Company acquired in August 2016. 

Saint Jean Carbon Successfully Creates Magnetoresistance Graphene
September 21, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company with the University of Western Ontario has created the first graphene that has magnetic field referred to as Magnetoresistance (MR). Creating this effect at an atomic scale is a tremendous step forward in the overall research and development of the Company's future in graphene products.

Saint Jean Carbon Wraps Up Phase One of the Summer Work Program 
September 15, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has successfully completed phase one of the summer work program. The Company has been working on its various graphite properties in south western Quebec over the last four months. As previously announced on June 15, 2016, the Company intends on completing a four phase work program that will give the Company a good idea of where 90 possible mini graphite pits would be located.
 
Saint Jean Carbon closes previously announced Mining Claims expanding the total Graphite hectares to 8,111
August 11, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has received the TSX.V approval and has closed the additional 34 mining claims announced on July 6, 2016. This brings the total graphite mining hectares to 8,111.75 and greatly widens the opportunity for exploration and development. The company has also closed the 81 lithium property claims announced June 29, 2016
 
Saint Jean Carbon to Participate on Setting Graphene Standards
July 26, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has been invited by the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada as part of a special interest group that will develop and propose standards for graphene made by exfoliation methods from natural graphite.

Saint Jean Carbon Completes its Helicopter-Borne Magnetic and Time-Domain Electromagnetic Surveys on the Walker Graphite Mine
July 14, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the preliminary results from the helicopter-borne magnetic and TDEM surveys flown over the Walker Graphite property in the Buckingham area in Quebec received by Prospectair Geoservices. The survey covered 168 linear kilometres of lines, which were flown at 100 m line spacing with orthogonal tie lines at 1000 m spacing. Lines were oriented WNW-E SE and were perpendicular to the stratigraphy.

Saint Jean Carbon Completes its Helicopter-Borne Magnetic and Time-Domain Electromagnetic Surveys on the Bell Graphite Mine 
July 11, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has completed its Electromagnetic Surveys on the Bell Mine Graphite Property in Quebec.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Bolsters Graphite Holdings
July 6, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the arm’s length acquisitions of 34 additional graphite mining claims in the southwestern region of Quebec, in the historical graphite mining district of Buckingham, referred to as the Clot mine and the Walker mine.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Acquires the Whabouchi Lithium Project
June 29, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company has entered into an agreement to acquire the Whabouchi Lithium Project (“The Property”) located in the James Bay region of Quebec. 
 
Saint Jean Carbon Commences Summer Mining Claims Work Programs
June 15, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the exploration of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the company has started its summer mining claims work programs to be carried out over all of the Company’s south western Quebec graphite mining claims, including our newly acquired Bell property. 
 
Saint Jean Carbon signs Definitive Agreement on Bell Graphite Mine
May 24, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the development of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce that the Company has signed an arm’s length definitive agreement to acquire the Bell hydrothermal lump/vein graphite mine.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Starts Commercial Construction of Spherical Coated Graphite Mill
May 19, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the development of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the Company is starting to construct the first full mill and finishing line in North America. The design for each line can be scaled up easily to produce 6,800 metric tonnes per line per year of spherically shaped, carbon-coated graphite. 

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Final Tranche of Private Placement.

INVESTOR RELATIONS SERVICE AGREEMENT
May 13, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into an investor relations service agreement (the “IR Agreement”) with Allyson Taylor Partners Inc. (“Allyson”), an investor relations and capital markets consulting firm based in Montreal, Quebec. 

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Final Tranche of Private Placement 
May 4, 2016, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press releases dated April 25 and April 26 of this year, wishes to announce that it placed an aggregate of 8,000,000 units (“Flow-Through Units”) at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Unit for gross proceeds to the Company of $400,000 (the “Flow-Through Unit Offering”).  
 
Saint Jean Carbon Closes First Tranche of Private Placement
April 26, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada-Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SJL) with reference to the previous press release dated April 25 of this year, wishes to announce that it placed an aggregate of 5,750,000 units ("Common Units") at a price of $0.05 per Common Unit for gross proceeds of $287,500 (the "Common Unit Offering"). 
 
Saint Jean Carbon Announces $1,200,000 Private Placement
April 25, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. ("Saint Jean" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SJL) is pleased to announce that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement financing of up to 8,000,000 units ("Flow-Through Units") at a price of $0.05 per Flow-Through Unit for gross proceeds to the Company of up to $400,0000 (the "Flow-Through Unit Offering"). 
 
Saint Jean Carbon Coin Cell Results; Very Promising
April 7, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the development of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce the results of their spherical shaped carbon coated graphite for lithium ion batteries. The coin cell tests are essential to developing materials in the future., There are many different outcomes based on quality of the material, how it was purified, shaped and amount of coating(s) and binders. The results show tremendous promise in meeting customer specifications.


Saint Jean Carbon Grants Options
April 6, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX- V: SJL), announces that the Board of Directors granted an aggregate of 1,650,000 stock options to purchase common shares pursuant to its stock option plan to a total of three officers and two directors effective April 5, 2016. All of the stock options vest immediately and were granted at an exercise price of $0.05 per common share. The stock options expire on April 5, 2021.
 
Saint Jean Carbon Graphene Test Shows Superconductivity Higher Than Normal 
February 23, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the development of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce that the results from the most recent test from Western University has demonstrated that the Saint Jean Carbon graphene shows superconductivity with transition temperature around 250K, which is much higher than normal superconductive materials.

 

Saint Jean Carbon Acquires Two Past Producing Graphite Mines
February 16, 2016, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL), a carbon science company engaged in the development of natural graphite properties and related carbon products, is pleased to announce announce that the Company has entered into two Letters of Intent (LOI) to acquire two past producing hydrothermal lump/vein graphite mines.
 
Saint Jean Extends Warrant Term
January 25, 2016, Oakville, ON, Canada Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that it has received approval from the TSXV to extend the expiry date of 1,500,000 warrants from the private placement which closed on January 03, 2013. These warrants were due to expire on January 03, 2016 and have been extended for a further period of one year to January 03, 2017.