Rare earths mining and processing at Mount Weld

Project
Proposal description: 

The proposal is to mine and beneficiate a rare earths deposit at Mt Weld, 35 km south-east of Laverton, and to process the beneficiated material to produce various rare earth oxides, concentrates and compounds at Meenaar, 20 km east of Northam.

Assessment Number: 
611
Referred under EP Act: 
s38
Industry sector: 
Last updated: 
09 November 1992
Current Status: 
Ministerial Statement published
Ministerial Statement published