Western Lithium’s hectorite clay plant approved

By Nilima Choudhury
Published: Friday, 23 May 2014

With all the required permits in place, the company can how begin excavating hectorite clay from its two open pit mines in Nevada, which will supply the US’ booming oil and gas drilling industry.

Western Lithium US Corp. has received all local, state and federal permits to start mining at its 10,000 tpa Kings Valley clay project in Humboldt County, Nevada, US.

Hectorite clay can now be excavated from the two open pit mines at the property and hauled to the company’s Hectatone organoclay...

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