Kivalliq Energy Corporation (TSXV:KIV) reported preliminary metallurgical test results for the Lac 50 Trend uranium deposits. The results were positive and indicated that low impurity yellowcake was produced.
As quoted in the press release:
Optimized results from alkaline leaching indicate that 94.1% of uranium can be extracted in 48 hours and 95.9% of uranium extracted in 72 hours. Furthermore, from a preliminary yellowcake precipitation test, the uranium value (“U”) attained was 71.9% for a final yellowcake product.