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North American Lithium Inc.

Proponent:  North American Lithium Inc.
Phase:  Regulatory Decision-Making
Environmental Assessment Type:  Comprehensive Study
MPMO Officer:  Sabrina Lachance
Status:  Active/In Progress

Project Details    
Project Name: North American Lithium Inc.
Proponent Name: North American Lithium Inc.
Phase: Regulatory Decision-Making
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: Comprehensive Study
Project Location: The property is about 60 km north of Val-d'Or and about 38 km southeast of Amos. More precisely, it is in the northeast corner of the La Corne township, south of Lortie Lake and Roy Lake.
Project Description
North American Lithium Inc.'s proposes the development of a 150-m deep open pit operation to mine 3,800 tonnes of spodumene (a lithium mineral) per day. The ore will be transformed to produce 20,000 tonnes of lithium carbonate concentrate per year. Mine life is estimated to be 15 years.