TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 22, 2011) - Adex Mining Inc. ("Adex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:ADE) is pleased to report the remaining results from its 2010 diamond drilling program on the tin-indium-zinc North Zone at the Mount Pleasant Mine Property in southwestern New Brunswick, Canada. Analytical results are tabulated for holes AM-10-15, AM-10-17, AM-10-19 and AM-10-25 below.

Hole Identification From (m) To
AM-10-15 108 114 6 0.30 132 1.00 0.07 0.03 0.18
AM-10-17 192 198 6 0.54 44 0.39 0.04 0.05 4.00
AM-10-19 57 63 6 0.26 308 3.58 0.29 0.02 0.73
AM-10-25 66 69 3 0.32 291 15.3 0.27 0.01 0.24

These are consistent definition drilling results with the purpose of upgrading the North Zone National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101") compliant "inferred" resources to "indicated" category. The total North Zone NI 43-101 resource estimate presently includes an "indicated" resource of 10,882,700 tonnes grading 0.43% Sn, 67.8 g/t In and 0.67% Zn plus an "inferred" resource of 7,602,800 tonnes grading 0.22% Sn, 74.6 g/t In and 0.99% Zn. The work is being conducted by Adex in conjunction with an upcoming definitive feasibility study of the North Zone. Details of the North Zone resource estimate are compiled in the NI 43-101 compliant Technical Report entitled "A Technical Review of the Mount Pleasant Property, Including a Mineral Resource Estimate on the North Zone, Southwestern New Brunswick for Adex Mining Inc.", dated May 6, 2009 and completed by Watts, Griffis and McOuat Limited, Consulting Geologists and Engineers, and SGS Geostat Limited, which is available on SEDAR at

Quality Assurance/Quality Control

Adex has implemented an industry standard QA/QC program. Core is split in half using a hydraulic core splitter, sealed in secure packages and transported directly by Adex personnel to the Activation Laboratories' preparation facility in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Pulps are sent by bonded carrier from that facility to Activation Laboratories in Ancaster, Ontario for analyses by Fusion XRF for tin and tungsten, and by sodium peroxide fusion with either ICP-MS or ICP-OES finish for indium, molybdenum, bismuth, arsenic, zinc, copper and lead. A pulp duplicate unknown to the laboratory is submitted per batch of 10 samples and sent to S.G.S. Laboratories in Toronto for analysis using sodium peroxide fusion with ICP-MS finish for indium and ICP-OES finish for tungsten, molybdenum, tin, bismuth, arsenic, zinc, copper and lead. A polymetallic standard unknown to the laboratory is included with each batch of duplicate samples. Both S.G.S. and Activation Laboratories fulfill standard QA/QC protocols.

Qualified Person

The Mount Pleasant exploration program is being conducted under the direction of Trevor Boyd, P.Geo., the Company's independent Geological Consultant and a qualified person as defined by NI 43-101. Mr. Boyd supervised the preparation of the technical information contained in this press release in compliance with NI 43-101.


Adex Mining Inc. is a Canadian junior mining company with an experienced management team. The Company is focused on developing its flagship Mount Pleasant Mine property, a multi-metal project that is host to promising tungsten-molybdenum and tin-indium-zinc mineralization. Located in Charlotte County, New Brunswick, the Mount Pleasant Mine property is situated approximately 80 kilometres south of Fredericton, the provincial capital, and is 65 kilometres from the United States border. The common shares of Adex trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the stock symbol "ADE."


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Contact Information: Adex Mining Inc.
J. Errol Farr
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
1-866-508-2339 (ADEX)