Iofina receives Montana water permit, reports spurt in September iodine output
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
The US-based iodine producer has taken three attempts to secure permission to divert water from the Missouri River to sell to oilfield services companies, but this approval will help the company tackle the issue of brine being diverted for fracking as it looks to optimise its plants.
UK-listed iodine producer Iofina Plc has been
granted a preliminary permit for its Atlantis Water Depot in
the US state of Montana on its third attempt at gaining
approval, the company announced Monday.
The permit was awarded to Iofinas subsidiary, Atlantis
Water Solutions LLC (AWS), by the Montana Department of...