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VRX Silica upgrades Muchea Mineral Resource Estimate

VRX Silica (ASX: VRX) has announced the results of a drill program completed at its Muchea Silica Sand Project, located 50km north of Perth. The drill program was undertaken during March 2019 enabling a new Mineral Resource Estimate to be determined following receipt of assay results. The JORC 2012 Mineral Resource Estimate for the Muchea Silica Sand Project has been upgraded to 208 Mt @ 99.6% SiO2 comprising a JORC 2012 Indicated Resource estimate of 29 Mt @ 99.6% SiO2 and a JORC 2012 Inferred Resource estimate of 179 Mt @ 99.6% SiO2.

VRX Silica turns up high recoveries from silica sand process plant design

VRX Silica (ASX: VRX) has announced the results of testwork and confirmed assays for recoveries of silica sand commercial products from its Arrowsmith and Muchea Silica Sand Projects located north of Perth. The Company has now conducted three iterations of the testwork, with the final iteration completed in March of this year by CDE Global. VRX has also completed confirmation assays on final products from that testwork through Nagrom Laboratories in Perth.

VRX Silica releases March quarter report

VRX Silica (ASX: VRX) has provided its summary of activities conducted by the company during the quarter ended March 31. The company spent the reporting period advancing its three silica sand projects in WA, all of which now have Mineral Resource estimates. The combined mining lease applications for these projects now amount to an aggregate 6,546Ha with a significant inventory of over 400Mt of Silica Sand at an average 98.7% SiO2.

VRX Silica receives strong potential offtake interest

VRX Silica (ASX: VRX) has received strong interest for the purchase of significant tonnages of silica sand products from its two Arrowsmith Silica Sand Projects, located 270km north of Perth, WA, and its Muchea Silica Sand Project, 50km north of Perth. The Company has identified numerous markets in the Asia-Pacific region and met with a number of potential offtake customers for the sale of silica sand products from Arrowsmith and Muchea. The Company will be able to commit to binding offtake agreements following the approval of Mining Permits at its silica sand projects.

VRX Silica raises $2.3 million

VRX Silica Limited (ASX: VRX) has received commitments for a capital raising via a share placement to professional and sophisticated investors to raise approximately $2.26 million. The proceeds will be used to fund completion of feasibility studies and progress environmental approvals and mining lease applications at VRX's Arrowsmith and Muchea silica sand projects.