American Manganese Inc (CSE:AMY) said the sub-contractor of Kemetco Research has installed key pieces of equipment for the Pilot Plant and is ready to move into their facility for testing of Stages 1 and 2 in the New Year.
"We're on time and on target," said CEO Larry Reaugh. The company's patent-approved process will recover nickel, manganese, aluminum, cobalt and lithium.
AMY's has a closed-loop system at a planned processing rate of 1 kg per hour. The company will be processing the 1 metric tonne of pre-production cathode scrap material.
BIG PICTURE: American Manganese is leading the field in the recovery of metal from lithium-ion batteries
Kemetco Research is a private sector integrated science, technology and innovation company. Their operation provides laboratory analysis and testing, field work, bench scale studies, pilot plant investigations, consulting services, applied research and development for both industry and government.
Kemetco provides scientific expertise in the fields of Specialty Analytical Chemistry, Chemical Process and Extractive Metallurgy.
American Manganese recovers metals from lithium-ion batteries such as cobalt, lithium, nickel, manganese, and aluminum.
It is an exploration stage company that acquires, explores for, and develops mineral resource projects in British Columbia, Canada and Arizona, the United States.
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