Tests confirm Lithium Australia’s process viable for “forgotten ore”
Published: Thursday, 13 August 2015
The recently renamed explorer is confident in its novel method of producing lithium carbonate from hard rock, as a continuous run of tests produces high purity lithium from the company’s Coolgardie project in Western Australia.
ASX-listed Lithium Australia NL –
the new face of Cobre Montana NL – has announced
positive results from a 10-day continuous mini plant processing
trial in a Perth laboratory.
A total of 7.7kg of lithium carbonate with a purity of
99.57% at recovery rate of 94% was produced using a process