"The only practical option for [north Chilean mines] … is seawater desalination"

"The only practical option for [north Chilean mines] … is seawater desalination"

Mines located in water-scarce areas are turning to desalinated seawater

Natural resources

20 MARCH 2019
Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

High volume dewatering of the Main Pit at Koolan Island is underway and performing as planned

South Korea to extract lithium from seawater

South Korea to extract lithium from seawater

As demand climbs for the rare metal, a South Korean government-funded research institute has announced...

Equipment

21 JANUARY 2011