Western Lithium hectorite clay mine gets green light

By Emma Hughes
Published: Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Significance: Now that permission has been granted to proceed with development of the Kings Valley hectorite mine and accompanying organoclay project, the North American oil and gas market can look forward to new drilling mud supply

Western Lithium USA Corp. has received the go ahead from the Winnemucca district of Nevada Bureau of Land Management for its Kings Valley project after a final environmental assessment found no evidence of significant impact.

Development will now go ahead at the 110 acre (0.44km2) hectorite clay mine and accompanying...

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