American Manganese Inc. (TSXV:AMY,FWB:2AM) obtained the US Patent No. 8460681 from the United States Patent and Trade Mark Office for the Company’s manganese recovery process.
As quoted in the press release:
This patent is a significant milestone for the Company as the invention is now secured as a key asset that can be exclusively capitalized. The invention is a technical break-through as it enables the recovery of manganese from a low grade resource with significantly less energy and environmental impact than conventional processing methods.