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MGX Minerals

  • LITHIUM: MGX ships commercial rapid recovery system to the US

    September 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – MGX Minerals shipped this week what it calls “the world’s first commercial rapid lithium recovery system.” The shipment was made from Calgary to Towanda, Penn., where it landed at Eureka Resources’ Standing Stone advanced wastewater treatment facility. Back

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    LITHIUM, COBALT, REE: Eight juniors looking to supply the electric vehicle revolution

    July 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While the prices for key battery minerals such as lithium, cobalt, nickel, rare earth elements, graphite and copper have so far been subdued in 2019, the general excitement about the future wide adoption of electric vehicles continues to fuel activity

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    LITHIUM: MGX enters next phase in development of high energy Li-ion batteries

    February 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – MGX Minerals and its partner the University of British Columbia has completed the first phase of work to create next-generation lithium-ion batteries capable of quadrupling energy density up to 400 Wh/kg from the current 100 Wh/kg. The first

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    WATER PLANT: MGX commissions wastewater treatment system at oilsands project

    January 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – MGX Minerals of Vancouver  and partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions has commissioned a commercial 5-m3/h NFLi-5 advanced wastewater treatment system. The system is currently operating under contract to an oilsands steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) operator to process evaporation

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    LITHIUM: Power Metals cuts 2% Li2O and 214 ppm Ta at Case Lake

    January 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Power Metals Corp. is seeking lithium and tantalum with some success at its early stage Case Lake project near Cochrane. Recent drilling in the Main dyke intersected 1.17% lithium oxide and 165.3 ppm tantalum over 8.0 metres,

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    Seven juniors hunting for battery minerals

    July 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The boom in electric vehicle manufacturing has translated into a lively subsector of junior explorers scouring the world for new deposits of lithium, cobalt, graphite and other minerals suited for use in emerging technologies. Here are seven such juniors: Avalon

  • NOMINATION: MGX Minerals’ nanoflotation technology among finalists for Katerva prize

    February 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – MGX Minerals reports that the nanoflotation technology developed by David Bromley Engineering (DBE) and licensed exclusively to MGX engineering and technology development partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions has been nominated for the prestigious international Katerva Award. The Katerva Award recognizes disruptive sustainable

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    LITHIUM: MGX extracts lithium from SAGD wastewater

    January 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Vancouver-based MGX Minerals says it has successfully extracted lithium from heavy oil wastewater. The result is part of the pilot plant the company has been running for its Alberta lithium project that spans almost 500,000 ha in the

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    MAGNESIUM: MGX puts Driftwood maiden resource at 8M tonnes grading 43% MgO

    September 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – If Vancouver-based MGX Minerals is correct, it may be on its way to creating next magnesium oxide mine at Driftwood Creek, located 53 km southeast of Golden and 164 km northwest of Cranbrook. MGX has a 100%