BacTech Environmental Corporation has received a development authorization for its application to divert and use water from Snow Lake for industrial purposes. The Water Use Licensing Section of Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship has granted BacTech the rights to construct a pipeline from Snow Lake to the bioleach plant site for use in its operations. It authorizes them to proceed with the construction of the proposed water diversion and to operate it until the expiry date of March 31st, 2014. BacTech will be responsible for negotiating all legal rites, by ownership, lease rental or other agreement for the proposed pipeline.
BacTech is working on the reclamation of tailings and mine waste materials at the Snow Lake Mine using its bioleaching technology