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2021

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Update on the Progress of its Air Classifier and Appoints V-bond Lee as Chief Technology Officer

September 13, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce the following updates.

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Progress Updates on the Solid Ultrabattery Plant, Mineral Processing, Carbon Sciences Research and OTCQB Listing

August 19, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce updates from its current initiatives.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Option Grants

August 11, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada - Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:SJL) announces that it has granted an aggregate of 1,280,000 Options to two current Directors of the Company, pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Option Grants

July 26, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that is has granted an aggregate of 2,350,000 options (the “Options”), of which 1,600,000 Options have been granted to a current Director of the Company, pursuant to the Company’s stock option plan.

Solid Ultrabattery Releases Preliminary Test Data on the Safety of it’s Lithium-metal Battery Solid State Electrolyte

July 6, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce updates from its newly acquired Solid Ultrabattery subsidiary (SUB).

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Operational Update For Solid Ultrabattery

June 15, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce updates to its newly acquired Solid Ultrabattery subsidiary.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Investor Relations Agreement

May 31, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an advisory agreement (the “IR Agreement”) with Allyson Taylor Partners Inc. (“ATP”), an investor relations and capital markets consulting firm based in Montreal, Quebec.

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Acquisition Of Solid Ultrabattery

May 28, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – With reference to its prior news release dated February 10, 2021, March 12, 2021, March 16, 2021, April 8, 2021 and April 30, 2021, Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has closed the acquisition of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries (the “Acquisition”).

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Books On Private Placement

May 25, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has closed its books with respect to the private placement announced on May 4, 2021 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Provides A 2nd Operational Update

May 18, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce a 2nd update on its operations and research and development initiatives, subsequent to the news released issued May 11, 2021.

Saint Jean Carbon Provides An Operational Update

May 11, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce the following updates to its operations, and research and development initiatives.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces $875,000 Private Placement And Warrant Extension

May 4, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, 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 of up to 7,000,000 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.125 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $875,000 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Proposed Warrant Extension

May 3, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that it intends to extend the exercise period of a total of 11,050,000 common share purchase warrants (the “Warrants”) issued pursuant to a private placement announced on May 16, 2017 and closed in two tranches on May 17, 2017 and May 29, 2017.

Saint Jean Carbon Receives Approval For Acquisition Of Solid Ultrabattery

April 30, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – With reference to its prior news release dated February 10, 2021, March 12, 2021, March 16, 2021 and April 8, 2021, Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has received TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSX-V”) approval for the purchase from 2 arm’s length vendors of all of the issued and outstanding shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries (the “Acquisition”).

Saint Jean Carbon Receives Conditional Approval For Acquisition Of Solid Ultrabattery

April 8, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – With reference to its prior news release dated February 10, 2021, March 12, 2021 and March 16, 2021, Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSX-V”) for the purchase from 2 arm’s length vendors of all of the issued and outstanding shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries (the “Acquisition”).

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Second Update Regarding Transaction With Solid Ultrabattery

March 16, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – With reference to its prior news release dated February 10, 2021 and March 12, 2021, Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has signed a definitive Share Exchange Agreement (the “Agreement”) dated March 15, 2021 with 2 arm’s length vendors to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries (the “Acquisition”).

Saint Jean Carbon Provides Update Regarding Transaction With Solid Ultrabattery

March 12, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, Canada – With reference to its prior news release dated February 10, 2021, Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it is close to signing a definitive Share Exchange Agreement (the “Agreement”) dated March 9, 2021 with 2 arm’s length vendors to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries (the “Acquisition”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Intent To Purchase All The Shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc.

February 10, 2021, Calgary, Alberta – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent, dated February 5, 2021, with 2 arm’s length vendors to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of Solid Ultrabattery Inc. (“SUB”), a private Ontario company involved in the research and development of solid state batteries, (the “Acquisition”). Subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange (“TSX-V”), Saint Jean intends to fund the purchase of all of the issued and outstanding shares of SUB by issuing 20 million common shares in the capital of the Company (the “Common Shares”) at a price of $0.06 per Common Shares, which is within the allowable discount permitted by the TSX-V Policies, for a deemed aggregate purchase price of CAD $1,200,000. This is an arm’s length transaction.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Investor Relations Agreement

January 6, 2021, Calgary, Alberta, 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.

2020

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Books On Private Placement

December 23, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has closed its books with respect to the private placement announced on November 27, 2020 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Development Plans And Stock Option Grants

December 14, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that it plans to vacate its current location at 768 Westgate in Oakville, Ontario by December 31 st , 2020 and is currently searching for a much larger, new building for its future Carbon Science Research Centre (the “CSRC”). The Company intends to include a pilot plant in the CSRC to develop processes to prepare battery anodes for customers as well as development of full-scale air-classifiers for the mining industry. In addition, Saint Jean plans to advance the development of its other technologies with its research partners at the new CSRC. A further announcement regarding the Company’s final location is expected to be released in Q1 2021.

Saint Jean Carbon Inc. Settles with the ASC for Misleading Disclosure

December 8, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces that the Alberta Securities Commission (the “ASC”) has concluded a Settlement Agreement with the Company, in connection with two news releases issued by the Company in February and March 2017. The shares of the Company are listed for trading under the symbol “SJL” on the TSX Venture Exchange.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Management Changes

November 23, 2020, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL). Further to the news release of September 30, 2020, the Company wishes to announce that an orderly transition of the position of CEO has taken place. The company wishes to announce that Dr. William Pfaffenberger will be the new CEO, as of this date, and will continue as President. Dr. David Madill has been appointed Interim CFO until a permanent CFO has been determined. These two appointments are subject to TSX-V approval. The Company also announces the resignation of its Chief Operating Office (COO), Stewart Delion, who will in future be under contract with the Company as a project manager. The Company would like to thank Mr. Delion for his contributions as COO and looks forward to his new role with the Company.

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Loan Bonus, Share for Debt Transaction and Provides an Update on the Offtake Agreement

November 18, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that, subject to the approval by the TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”), the Company has agreed to issue, pursuant to Policy 5.1 of the Exchange, a loan bonus to two (2) arm’s length third party lenders (the “Lenders”) of 115,000 common shares in the capital of the Company in the aggregate (the “Bonus Shares”) at a deemed price of $0.05 per Bonus Share, pursuant to terms of the loans previously obtained by the Company from the Lenders...

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Appointment of Interim CFO

October 29, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) announces the resignation of Anna Lentz as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of the Company, effective October 27, 2020. Ms. Lentz was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary on April 30, 2018.

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Books on Private Placement

October 13, 2020, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) is pleased to announce that it has closed its books with respect to the private placement announced on August 26, 2020 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Results of AGM and Off-Take Agreement

Sept 30, 2020, Oakville, Ontario, Canada –Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce that the shareholders of the Company elected four (4) directors: Dr. William Pfaffenberger, Dr. David Madill, Glen Nursey and V-Bond Lee at the Annual General and Special Meeting of the Shareholders held on Sept 28, 2020 (the “Meeting”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces $200,000 Private Placement

August 26th, 2020, 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 of up to 8,000,000 Units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.025 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $200,000 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Resumes Trading Update

July 16th, 2020, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. Is pleased to announce the company’s shares will resume trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange Venture (TSX.V) on Friday July 17th 2020

Saint Jean Carbon no longer acquiring Process Research Ortech

July 14th, 2020, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. With reference to the News Release dated July 9th 2019, the Company wishes to announce that it is not proceeding with the previously announced acquisition of Process Research Ortech (“Ortech”).

2019

Saint Jean Carbon announces it has been Awarded Two Graphene Related Projects

December 20th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. The Company is pleased to announce it has been awarded two graphene related projects form K-Technology USA Inc. (“K-Technology”).

Saint Jean Carbon to Acquire Process Research Ortech Forth Update

November 7th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. Is pleased to provide an update to the recently announced acquisition of Process Research Ortech announced on July 9th 2019, August 8th2019, September 10th2019 and October 8th2019. The company continues to work on the required documentation that is customary to a fundamental transaction. The company hopes to have all the documents filed within the next couple of weeks specifically the financial audits of Ortech that are expected to be completed on November 14th. With a goal of closing the transaction as soon as possible. Both Ortech and Saint Jean continue to work together on sales and marketing efforts as they explore global opportuinies.

Saint Jean Carbon to Acquire Process Research Ortech Third Update

October 8th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials, is pleased to provide an update to the recently announced acquisition of Process Research Ortech announced on July 9th 2019, August 8th 2019 and September 10th 2019. The company continues to work on the required documentation that is customary to a fundamental transaction. The company hopes to have all the documents filed within the next couple of weeks specifically the financial audits of Ortech. With a goal of closing the transaction by October 31st. Both Ortech and Saint Jean continue to work together on sales and marketing efforts as they explore global opportunities.

Saint Jean Carbon to Acquire Process Research Ortech Second Update

September 10th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. Is pleased to provide an update to the recently announced acquisition of Process Research Ortech announced on July 9th 2019 and August 8th 2019. The company continues to work on the required documentation that is customary to a fundamental transaction. The company hopes to have all the documents filed within the next couple of weeks specifically the financial audits of Ortech. With a goal of closing the transaction by October 15th.

Saint Jean Carbon to Acquire Process Research Ortech Update

August 8th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials. Is pleased to provide an update to the recently announced acquisition of Process Research Ortech announced on July 9th 2019.

Saint Jean Carbon to Acquire Process Research Ortech

July 9th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF), a carbon science company engaged in the design and build of green energy storage, green energy creation and green re-creation through the use of carbon materials is pleased to announce the signing of an arm’s length term sheet on June 28th 2019 to acquire Process Research Ortech Inc. (PRO).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces Five Spin off Companies

June 27th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce that the Company over the next 12 to 18 months will spin off five of the Company’s internal technology projects to new companies that are fully independent of Saint Jean. Every shareholder will receive a one for one share in each of the new companies by way of dividend from the new companies. Each transaction will be subject to regulatory approval.

Saint Jean Carbon Closes Books on Private Placement

June 12, 2019, Oakville, ON, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press release dated April 18, 2019 announces it has closed its books with respect to the private placement announced on March 19, 2019 (the “Offering”).

Saint Jean Carbon Closes First Tranche of Private Placement

OAKVILLE, Ontario, April 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) with reference to the previous press release dated March 19th of this year, wishes to announce that it placed an aggregate of 4,277,500 units (“Common Units”) at a price of $0.035 per Common Unit for gross proceeds of $149,712.50 (the “Offering”). Each Common Unit consists of one (1) common share in the capital of the Company (“Common Share”) at a price of $0.035 per Common Share and one (1) common share purchase warrant (“Warrant”).

Saint Jean Carbon Announces $400,000 Private Placement

March 18, 2019, 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 of up to 11,428,571 Units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.035 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $400,000 (the “Offering”). Each Unit will consist of one (1) common share in the capital of the Company and one (1) common share purchase warrant (each a “Warrant”).

Saint Jean Carbon Welcomes V-Bond Lee to Management Team and Board of Directors

February 28th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce the appointment of V-Bond Lee to the Company as Chief Commercialization Officer (CCO) and is welcomed to the Board of Directors. V-Bond will manage the flow of future commercial products under development; from the lab right through to a customers finished product. Initially he will look at a few core areas of leading edge innovations such as saltwater batteries, structures, cathode and anode chemistry kits.

Saint Jean Carbon Welcomes a New Board Member and President

February 25th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce that Doug Windsor has joined the board and accepted the position of President effective immediately.

Saint Jean Carbon Ready to Supply Anode and Cathode Complete Chemistry

February 20th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce the Company is ready to supply small production runs of complete anode and cathode chemistry, for high capacity and performance lithium-ion battery manufacturers. The opportunity to provide the blended raw materials, and a finished product, is due to customer enquiries and a shortage of materials for these smaller, specialized manufacturers.

Saint Jean Carbon and Curtiss Motorcycles Continue Positive Momentum

February 13th, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF is pleased to announce that the Curtiss Motorcycles (“Curtis”) (OTC: CMOT) collaboration announced on November 9th 2018 is on-track and continues to move full steam ahead.

Saint Jean Carbon Building Graphene Gel Salt Water Batteries

January 23rd, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce the company is applying years of technology knowhow to a new form of battery technology. The Company will start building the first prototype graphene gel salt water batteries. Batteries based on this technology should charge faster, run longer and theoretically may last indefinitely. The projects long term goal is to have a series of three full production batteries ready for launch in spring 2020.

Saint Jean Carbon Expands Mill and Starts New Division

January 31st, 2019, Oakville, Ontario, Canada – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. (“Saint Jean” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SJL) (OTCQB: TORVF) is pleased to announce the Company will expand the mill to allow for processing of a wide variety of raw materials used in lithium ion batteries, to meet demand of specialty raw material supply for tier two and smaller battery manufacturers. Material such as; Graphite, Cobalt, Manganese, Lithium, Aluminum, Nickel, etc. The expansion will be will be broken in to two phases 1) additional equipment to meet immediate demand and 2) further processing for other material that the Company expects may have demand in the coming year.