Articles Tagged "phosphate"

Viability of Uranium Extraction from Phosphate Confirmed

Uranium – Uranium Equities Ltd. (ASX:UEQ) announced that, as per results from an independent pre-feasibility study-level engineering study, its PhosEnergy Process is a viable and low-cost way to extract uranium as a by-product of phosphate fertilizer production. Cameco Corp. (TSX:CCO,NYSE:CCJ), which, along with Uranium Equities, commissioned the study, has now committed a further $4 million to the project.

MBAC Fertilizer to Start Production at Araxa Project in Q1 2016

Rare Earth – MBAC Fertilizer Corp. (TSX:MBC,OTCQX:MBCFF) announced the results from the preliminary economic assessment for its wholly-owned, Brazil-based Araxa rare earth oxide (REO)/niobium/phosphate project, commenting that the project is expected to start production in the first quarter of 2016 and will initially produce 8,750 tonnes of REO per year.