Talison Gets Environmental Nod For Lithium Expansion

Perth-based Talison Lithium has received approval from the Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority to expand the Greenbushes lithium mine in the southwest of the state.

The state of Western Australia's environment minister needs to make the final decision for expansion work to go ahead.

Already the world's largest hard rock lithium mine, the approval of the A$512mn ($358mn) expansion — subject to the protection of some endangered species and following a four-week public review process