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Altech Chemicals - Halloysite Discovery at Kerrigan Kaolin Deposit


• Halloysite discovery at Kerrigan kaolin deposit
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• More detailed investigation planned for the Kerrigan deposit

Altech Chemicals Limited (Altech/the Company) (ASX: ATC) (FRA: A3Y) is pleased to announce the discovery of halloysite at its Kerrigan kaolin deposit in Western Australia. The halloysite was observed during the recent processing of samples from its 2020 air-core drilling campaign (Figure 1).

The Kerrigan deposit is located 20kms south of the central wheat belt town of Hyden, Western Australia and sits within exploration licence E70/4718-I, which covers an area of approximately 480km2. The licence was granted in 2015 and is 100% owned by Altech.

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