Issa Khel Uranium Mill

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Last Updated: March 1, 2011
Other Name: Isakel Uranium Mill
Location: Mianwali District, Punjab Province
Subordinate To: Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC)
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Operational

The Issa Khel Uranium Mill, located near the Qabul Khel Uranium Mine, processes uranium ore into uranium oxide concentrate. [1] The International Atomic Energy Agency assesses the mill's processing capability at one ton of uranium per year. [2]

Sources:
[1] Muhammad Mansoor, "Nuclear Minerals in Pakistan," The Nucleus, 42 (1-2), 2005, pp.73-83, www.thenucleuspak.org.pk.
[2] International Atomic Energy Agency, Country Nuclear Fuel Cycle Profiles, Second Edition, IAEA Technical Reports Series No. 425, 2005, pp. 63-65, www.iaea.org.

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