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2014-08-26 08:24:16

HOUSTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyanco Holding Corporation ("Cyanco") today announced the successful ramp up of the latest capacity expansion of its sodium cyanide solution plant in Winnemucca, Nevada, bringing capacity from 93,000 to 110,000 metric tons per year. The latest Winnemucca expansion is another step in Cyanco's growth strategy in the North American market. In a series of very capital efficient steps, the Winnemucca plant capacity has been expanded from 39,000...

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