Press Release: North American Specialty Products Provides Easy Assembly, Rugged Performance in Heap Leach Mining Operation with Yelomine™

Yelomine® restrained-joint PVC pipe system is providing an easy-assembling, rugged heap leach mining solution for U.S.-based Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold's ongoing Sulfolix project at the El Abra copper mine in northern Chile's Antofasta region. The project is focused on leach mining to extract copper from copper sulfide ore and is expected to extend the mine’s useful life by 10 years.