ZENON Augments Industry Leading Sales Team

OAKVILLE, Ontario, January 27, 2004 - Kent Miller and Paul Schuler, who
combined have over three decades of proven sales success in the water
industry, have joined ZENON's Municipal division.

Mr. Miller, as Vice President Municipal Sales and Marketing, will assume
responsibility for the company's municipal sales performance in the U.S., as
well as manage ZENON's sales representative network.  Mr. Schuler, as
Regional Manager, North West U.S., will focus on developing this part of the
American market that has the potential to become one of the fastest growing
regions for membrane technology.

"Our municipal division has been very successful last year under the
leadership of Steve Watzeck, the Vice President of Municipal", said Andrew
Benedek, Chairman and CEO of ZENON.  "Mr. Watzeck will continue to lead the
strategic growth and overall management of this division.

"The municipal market is the single largest membrane market segment and in
order to increase our market share in this area, we enhanced our already
excellent sales team with the addition of Kent and Paul," continued Mr.
Benedek.  "I am confident that both of these high calibre individuals will
add significant value to our municipal business."

Mr. Miller has spent the better part of his 20 year career in the water
industry specializing in selling and marketing proprietary products.  As
Vice President of Sales and Marketing at US Filter for several years, he
excelled in driving sales over US$100 million just in his region.  He also
has extensive expertise in managing representative sales networks.

Mr. Schuler comes to ZENON from Ondeo Degremont, Inc. in Portland, Oregon
where he was the Western Region Business Manager.  Prior to this Mr. Schuler
spent a number of years at Carollo Engineers as Business Development/Project
Manager.  With over 13 years experience in managing sales, marketing,
operations and strategic planning, Mr. Schuler will join a team of dedicated
people working to drive ZENON's municipal sales.

ZENON provides advanced membrane products and services for water purification, wastewater treatment and water reuse to municipalities and industries worldwide.