Standard Lithium is a specialty chemical company focused on unlocking the value of existing large-scale US based lithium-brine resources. The Company’s flagship project is located in southern Arkansas, where it is engaged with German specialty chemical giant LANXESS in the testing and proving of the commercial viability of lithium extraction from over 150,000 acres of permitted brine operations utilizing the Company’s proprietary selective extraction technology.
Robert Mintak, CEO
CEO Robert Mintak is a pioneer in the lithium project development & processing technology space with a network of global contacts and has been active in the sector for the past decade.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
Institutional investors, interested in clean technologies, investors with exposure to specialty chemical sector. Familiar with our project partners LANXESS.
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
Completion of Preliminary Economic Assessment ( underway), delivery of pilot plant to project site in south Arkansas.
Commissioning of continuous operation pilot plant, finalize joint venture agreement with LANXESS, commence feasibility study.
complete pilot plant testing, finalize feasibility study, final investment decision for commercial plant construction.
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
Proving out our processing technology and meeting the milestones we have set out in front of us.
What do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
Our project is by and large already permitted, infrastructure in place. We are partnered with one of the worlds largest chemical companies who are prepared to provided project finance and 100% of the off take from the project. We are located in the best jurisdiction globally for specialty chemical development and are the most advanced lithium project in the USA.