First Bauxite ships new ceramic proppant to US

Published: Wednesday, 02 May 2018

The Canadian bauxite junior is marketing its high-grade bauxite proppant to the offshore fracking market.

Mining junior First Bauxite has completed industrial-scale trials of production of ceramic proppants, and has already shipped 800 tonnes of high-strength ceramic proppant to the United States, the company reported on March 22.

Although the Canadian company conducted its production trials in China, it plans to use high-grade material mined...

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