Kutcho Copper’s Kutcho web site in British Columbia. Credit score: Kutcho Copper
Kutcho Copper (TSXV: KC) says outcomes are optimistic from just lately examined ore sorting at its copper-zinc challenge 100 km east of Dease Lake, British Columbia. By utilizing an X-ray transmission sensor, 16% of the low-grade and waste materials is eliminated. That represents an over 13% discount within the quantity of ore that reviews to the mineral processing plant.
There are environmental and value financial savings available by decreasing the quantity of mill feed similar to a smaller mill, decrease energy and water demand, and a smaller tailings administration facility – all of which represents a big discount in pre-production capital spending, the corporate mentioned.