Defense Metals Provides Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgy Update, Achieves High Rare Earth Extraction And Impurity Removal From Wicheeda Flotation Concentrate

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – May 11, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to provide an update regarding its ongoing pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company’s highly successful 26-tonne flotation pilot-plant that yielded a mineral concentrate averaging 7.4% NdPr oxide (neodymium-praseodymium)[1]. […]