Enerchem International Inc. announces strategic pipeline purchase

    (TSX - ECH)

    CALGARY, Nov. 29 /CNW/ - Enerchem International Inc. announced today the
purchase of the bi-directional lateral crude oil pipeline and land activated
control terminal which will connect the Company's Slave Lake fractionation
plant to the Rainbow Pipeline. The 168 mm (6 inch) diameter by 2.1 km pipeline
will significantly increase the business opportunities available to the
Company's Energy Marketing business group.
    Mr. Doug Robinson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Enerchem
International Inc., stated, "This acquisition provides the Company with a
strategic long-term growth opportunity for its energy marketing activities."
Mr. Robinson further stated, "We are presently in the process of completing
our new crude oil terminaling facility at the Slave Lake plant which when
connected to the pipeline in the first quarter of 2008 will provide new
opportunities to enhance this facilities capabilities and operating

    Enerchem International Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of
hydrocarbon drilling and fracturing fluids designed to provide cost effective
solutions to the upstream oil and gas industry and specialty solvents to help
resolve production and processing problems to the downstream producers. The
Company also provides energy marketing services and, through its wholly-owned
subsidiary company, Millard Trucking Ltd., provides fluid transportation and
other related oilfield services. The Company's common shares trade on the
Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ECH".


    Enerchem International Inc.

        Douglas F. Robinson
        President and CEO

For further information:

For further information: Mr. Douglas F. Robinson, President and CEO,
Telephone: (403) 269-1500, Fax. (403) 269-1559, E-mail drobinson@enerchem.com;
or Mr. Brian Zubach, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone: (780) 980-1682, Fax.
(780) 980-2610, E-mail bzubach@enerchem.com

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