Redefining the mining industry
Pioneering Clean Tech in Metal Extraction
BioMetallum is an Argentinian startup specialized in biomining, dedicated to designing and developing solutions for the efficient extraction of lithium and other metals. Our clean tech approach involves the manipulation and modification of microorganisms with specific characteristics, enabling us to replace the use of
chemicals and polluting practices commonly found in the mining industry. By doing so, we contribute to improving extraction efficiency, preserving fresh water, and reducing environmental impact.
Simple and Climate Independent
Leveraging nature's power for simple, effective solutions not dependent on climate conditions.
Reduced Extraction Times
Streamlining the process for faster metal retrieval.
Ultra-High Metal Binding Affinity
Our specialized microorganisms, equipped with unique molecules, selectively attract specific metal ions, ensuring a very high first-pass recovery rate.
By utilizing microorganisms at the core of our technology, we achieve zero contamination, upholding complete sustainability.