Argosy completes 24% of total works for Rincon plant

Argosy completes 24% of total works for Rincon plant

Company on schedule and budget to achieve first commercial production by mid-2022

Plant

04 JUNE 2021
Argonne partners with SQM to research lithium life cycle

Argonne partners with SQM to research lithium life cycle

Partnership aims to provide better understanding of the environmental impacts of battery production

Plant

20 MAY 2021
Spearmint achieves 83% lithium extraction at Clayton Valley

Spearmint achieves 83% lithium extraction at Clayton Valley

Further testing is being planned to optimise leaching conditions.

Plant

14 MAY 2021
ABM secures pilot plant permit

ABM secures pilot plant permit

Company plans to construct its lithium battery recycling pilot plant in Fernley, Nevada.

Plant

14 MAY 2021
Keliber plans greener water process for Kokkola lithium plant

Keliber plans greener water process for Kokkola lithium plant

Evaporation will be replaced with an electrochemical water treatment

Plant

16 APRIL 2021
Vulcan starts German pilot lithium plant

Vulcan starts German pilot lithium plant

The carbon footprint of the production process could even be negative

Plant

12 APRIL 2021
St-Georges, Altair confirm lithium tech deal

St-Georges, Altair confirm lithium tech deal

Companies agreed agreed a license and royalty deal for lithium extraction and processing methods.

Operational Excellence

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Nano One to demo lithium technology in Chile

Nano One to demo lithium technology in Chile

One Pot avoids the need for lithium hydroxide and the cost and effort of further processing.

Chemicals / Reagents

21 JANUARY 2021
Cypress considers chloride leaching for Clayton Valley lithium

Cypress considers chloride leaching for Clayton Valley lithium

Decision to look at chloride leaching for lithium extraction follows from recent test results.

Chemicals / Reagents

04 DECEMBER 2020
St-Georges, Altair in lithium tech agreement

St-Georges, Altair in lithium tech agreement

Companies ink deal to advance process technology.

Operational Excellence

01 DECEMBER 2020
Lithium Australia secures US patent for SiLeach

Lithium Australia secures US patent for SiLeach

SiLeach enables low-energy recovery of lithium from micas and clays.

Chemicals / Reagents

28 OCTOBER 2020
Millennial Lithium expects first battery-grade output this quarter

Millennial Lithium expects first battery-grade output this quarter

Pastos Grandes pilot commissioning underway.

Plant

28 OCTOBER 2020