Argosy Minerals (ASX:AGY)
is pleased to announce that the first batch of lithium carbonate (“LCE”) has been produced from the pilot plant.
This is a significant milestone for the Rincon Lithium Project, located in Salta Province in Argentina.
A sample of the first one kilogram production batch was tested in the Company’s lab and determined to be a good quality ‘industrial grade’ LCE.
Following on from the milestone announced today, the Company will continue works to realise the principal Stage 1 milestone – that’s a scalable, cost effective chemical process solution to produce consistent battery grade LCE product for all development stages.
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