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Sileach passes early test

Six days of continuous pilot plant testing at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation’s Lucas Heights testing facility in NSW, using Lithium Australia’s halogen-based Sileach process has achieved good results.

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The Lithium Australia Sileach system under test at ANSTO

The pilot plant was fed Lepidolite Hill ore from WA continuously from September 12-17, 2016, with about 650kg of lepidolite ore processed at a throughput rate of 6kg per hour.