Stria Lithium Inc. (TSX: SRA) Advances Pontax Lithium Deposit Located in Mining Friendly Quebec, Works to Develop New Technologies for Production of Components for the New Generation of Li- ion Batteries. (Metals news.com, March 24, 2016)

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