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Nevada Junior Produces Battery-Grade Lithium

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Ioneer produced battery-grade lithium hydroxide from its lithium and boron project, Rhyolite Ridge, using standard commercial processes.

While announcing the milestone today, the Nevada junior said validating the production process is a key step in its definitive feasibility study, which remains on track for completion in Q3 2019.

Ioneer engaged Veolia Water Technologies to help with processing.

The company plans to produce 20,200 tonnes lithium carbonate and 173,000 tonnes boric acid from Rhyolite Ridge, which is located in Nevada.

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