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Lepidico Announce Pilot Plant results confirm L-Max Process Viability

Pilot Plant results confirm L-Max® process viability

  • Assay results confirm L-Max® viability from Pilot Plant Campaign 1, with average lithium extraction of 94% to lithium sulphate
  • Insoluble lithium losses associated with impurity removal stages averaged just 3% for the entire campaign and were consistently below 2% for extended periods
  • High purity potassium sulphate (SOP) of more than 96% K2SO4 produced, equivalent to 52.2% K2O
  • Pilot Plant data confirms the Phase 1 design parameters
  • Lithium carbonate precipitation complete, assays due in late August 
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