European Metals Says Czech Lithium Test Results Exceed Expectations

European Metals Holdings said Thursday that its definitive feasibility study remains on track after tests on its lithium project in Cinovec, Czech Republic, surpassed previous performance indicators.

The mining company said the tests were undertaken at Nagrom Laboratories in Perth, Australia repeatedly reached above 95% lithium recovery from flotation concentration of zinnwaldite in fine ore.

The results from the testing and optimization of the flotation concentration have exceeded expectations, the company said.

“These outstanding lithium recoveries further enhance Cinovec’s already exceptional potential as a future battery-grade lithium supply hub for Europe and the rest of the world,” Cadence Minerals Chief Executive Kiran Morzaria said.

Cadence Minerals holds around 6.8% of the equity in European Metals.