Factory for processing gold-containing waste in Kazakhstan

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Almaty. 7 April. 7kun.kz — In Stepnogorsk (Kazakhstan) began the construction of a factory for the processing of technogenic and mineral objects (TMOs), according to Akimat of the Akmola region.
According to the information, this project is being realized by MMC «Kazakhaltyn». Investments in the project are 10 billion KZT. It is planned that the production capacity of the factory will be 2.5 million tons per year, getting up to one ton of Dore alloy (gold-silver alloy) per year.

Gold recovery from (TMOs) consist about 70%.  When starting the factory, about 190 people will be provided with work.

According to the akimat, over 85 years of precious metal mining, the Kazakhaltyn  has collected more than 25 million tons of gold-bearing waste