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Bromine (Brine) Arkansas Geological Survey

2020-10-20  Bromine and iodine are extracted from sea water by seaweed and plankton. In Arkansas, decomposition of organic debris during the Jurassic Period released both bromine and iodine to the forming brines. However, iodine is thought to have escaped from the system into the atmosphere through the process of oxidation.

Brine (Bromine) in Arkansas

2020-10-20  The first commercial recovery of bromine in Arkansas was from Union County in 1957, and production has been continuous since that time. Arkansas’ industry continues as the world's leading producer of bromine, averaging 40 percent of the

Union County, AR mining, mines, mine owners and

County Of Union Rd Dpt: Private: Sand and Gravel: El Dorado Brick Works Pit and Plant: Norman McDonald: Clays: El Dorado Monument Works: Camden Monument Works: Private: Stone, Crushed: El Dorado Sulphur Plant: Private: Sulfur: Great Lakes Bromine Plant & Mine: Private: Bromine: Great Lakes Chemical Marysville: Private: Bromine: Jet Asphalt

Albemarle Corporation's South Arkansas brine may

2011-4-30  Albemarle's Magnolia South plant is fed by a network of brine production wells in Columbia and Union counties. The company is one of Columbia County's

Lithium-extraction expanding in south Arkansas

2021-7-3  Lithium-extraction expanding in south Arkansas. by Stephen Steed July 3, 2021 at 6:21 p.m. An Oklahoma City company said Thursday it has secured access to 100,000 acres in south Arkansas to

Bromine Encyclopedia of Arkansas

Great Lakes Chemical Corporation built the world’s largest bromine plant in South Arkansas in 1961. TETRA Technologies operates a processing plant in West Memphis (Crittenden County). Although there are many uses for bromine, nearly one-half of the bromine consumed annually is

NS Energy

Standard Lithium installed a pre-commercial direct lithium extraction demonstration plant at Lanxess’s South plant facility in southern Arkansas in December 2019. Designed to process 50 gallons of tail brine per minute, the demonstration plant is expected to produce up to 150tpa of lithium carbonate a year.

Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas

2021-7-4  Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas. 2021-07-04 By Stephen Steed Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. An Oklahoma City company said Thursday it has secured access to 100,000 acres in south Arkansas to extract lithium from bromine deposits

Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment

2019-12-30  The primary process at this plant is the extraction of bromine from naturally occurring brine. The brine is brought to the surface via wells, the bromine is extracted, and the de-brominated brine (tail brine) is deep-well injected. The bromine is then sold as a product or utilized in the manufacture of brominated chemicals.

Union County, AR mining, mines, mine owners and

County Of Union Rd Dpt: Private: Sand and Gravel: El Dorado Brick Works Pit and Plant: Norman McDonald: Clays: El Dorado Monument Works: Camden Monument Works: Private: Stone, Crushed: El Dorado Sulphur Plant: Private: Sulfur: Great Lakes Bromine Plant & Mine: Private: Bromine: Great Lakes Chemical Marysville: Private: Bromine: Jet Asphalt

Albemarle Corporation's South Arkansas brine may

2011-4-30  Albemarle's Magnolia South plant is fed by a network of brine production wells in Columbia and Union counties. The company is one of Columbia County's largest employers.

Mineral Rights in Brine: A right peculiar to Union

2015-7-18  By contrast, the salt water taken from beneath Union and Columbia County, Arkansas has a high concentration of bromine. It is 70 times greater than that of sea water. The salt water in Union County and Columbia County, Arkansas yields about one half of a gram of bromine

NS Energy

The Arkansas Smackover lithium project, also known as the Lanxess lithium project, is the flagship project of Standard Lithium, a specialty chemical company focussed on developing large-scale lithium brine resources in the US. The Arkansas Smackover lithium project is located in southern Arkansas, US, the region that houses the biggest brine

Arkansas Oil & Gas Commission

The Applicants’ request for operation of a Pilot Plant to test the commercial viability of the extraction of Lithium from processed brine produced from the Smackover Formation underlying certain lands in Union County, Arkansas is granted, and shall be effective

Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas

2021-7-4  Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas. 2021-07-04 By Stephen Steed Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. An Oklahoma City company said Thursday it has secured access to 100,000 acres in south Arkansas to extract lithium from bromine deposits

Standard Lithium plans joint venture Smackover project

2018-11-15  Vancouver-based Standard Lithium Ltd. this week announced it plans to enter into a “joint venture” partnership with the global specialty chemical company Lanxess Corp. as part of a southern Arkansas lithium extraction viability project located in the Smackover Formation in and around Columbia, Lafayette, and Union

Union County Encyclopedia of Arkansas

2020-10-14  Union County. At more than 1,000 square miles, Union County is the state’s largest geographically. Ninety percent of the county is forested. Forage and hay are raised for livestock, but no row crops are cultivated. Nearly one-quarter of the work force is employed in manufacturing, primarily in petrochemical, poultry processing, and wood

Albemarle celebrates 50 years in Magnolia

2019-7-19  A celebration was held July 18 marking the 50th anniversary of Albemarle Corporation’s bromine operation in Columbia County. The ceremony, held Wednesday at the company’s training center near Hwy. 371, was attended by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, as well as numerous state and local elected officials, company executives, and hundreds of current and former employees.

Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment

2019-12-30  The primary process at this plant is the extraction of bromine from naturally occurring brine. The brine is brought to the surface via wells, the bromine is extracted, and the de-brominated brine (tail brine) is deep-well injected. The bromine is then sold as a product or utilized in the manufacture of brominated chemicals.

Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas

2021-7-4  Lithium-extraction expanding in southern Arkansas. 2021-07-04 By Stephen Steed Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. An Oklahoma City company said Thursday it has secured access to 100,000 acres in south Arkansas to extract lithium from bromine deposits

Invitation to a Barbecue LANXESS

The Central plant began operations with 13 employees, producing bromine and methyl bromide, among other products. In the 1970s, the plant was expanded to produce flame retardants and oil field completion fluids. The South plant was the first of our bromine plants to be built. Michigan Chemical / Murphy Oil built the plant in 1957.

Standard Lithium Marks Commencement of

2020-9-22  The first-of-its-kind in the world Direct Lithium Extraction plant is installed at the Company’s project partner LANXESS’ South Plant facility near El Dorado, Arkansas. LiSTR is an environmentally friendly technology that selectively extracts lithium ions from tail brine that is a by-product of existing bromine

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2018-6-5  Arkansas oil fields cover a ten county area and are still producing. Bromine extraction followed the oil discovery. Columbia and Union counties sit on one of the largest brine reserves in the world. Refineries in Magnolia and El Dorado play an international role in the commercialization of bromine

Standard Lithium plans joint venture Smackover project

2018-11-15  Vancouver-based Standard Lithium Ltd. this week announced it plans to enter into a “joint venture” partnership with the global specialty chemical company Lanxess Corp. as part of a southern Arkansas lithium extraction viability project located in the Smackover Formation in and around Columbia, Lafayette, and Union

Arkansas' Huge Lithium Reserves go Unexploited,

2018-8-16  Arkansas is one of the world's largest producers of bromine, a chemical mainly used as a flame retardant. Considered as an unwanted residue up until the 1950s, the bromine

Arkansas Set to Play Major Role in Electric Vehicle

2018-10-2  Commercial recovery of bromine in Arkansas began in Union County in 1957, after chemists from the then-Arkansas Geological Commission (now Arkansas Geological Survey) found high levels of bromine in the Smackover oil field brines. Up to that point, these brines were discarded as waste.

Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment

2019-12-30  The primary process at this plant is the extraction of bromine from naturally occurring brine. The brine is brought to the surface via wells, the bromine is extracted, and the de-brominated brine (tail brine) is deep-well injected. The bromine is then sold as a product or utilized in the manufacture of brominated chemicals.

SUPERFUND RECORD OF DECISION AMENDMENT

2021-7-2  EL DORADO, ARKANSAS RECORD OF DECISION AMENDMENT DECLARATION SITE NAME AND LOCATION Popile, Inc. El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas CERCLIS ID # ARDQ08052508 STATEMENT OF BASIS AND PURPOSE The Record of Decision (ROD) for the Popile, Inc., Superfund Site (Site) was signed on February 20, 1993.

Brief History of the Petroleum Industry in Arkansas

2017-7-31  gas came from the wells of Arkansas. That year the first natural gas-gasoline plant was placed in operation in the state, and the Alma Pool was opened in Crawford County. By 1923, seven natural gas-gasoline extraction plants were t Arkansas Geological Survey, Geology of the Arkansas Paleozoic Area with