MTA Technology Lab

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Last Updated: March 1, 2011
Other Name: N/A
Location: Ankara
Subordinate To: General Directorate of Mineral Research and Exploration (MTA)
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Operational

The MTA Technology Lab became operational in 2009. The lab produces uranium concentrate (yellowcake) from uranium ore by the use of leaching. [1] Uranium purification also occurs on a very small-scale at the Nuclear Fuel Facility Unit. [2]

Sources:
[1] "MTA Technology Lab — Uranium Ore Processing," NFCIS Facility Report, nucleus.iaea.org.
[2] "Production Capability: Turkey (Nuclear)," Jane's CBRN Assessments, 1 April 2010.

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