Brazauro Resources Announces Results from Bulk Flotation and Cyanidation Tests of Tocantinzinho Gold Ore Very Positive

    HOUSTON, August 14 /CNW/ - Brazauro Resources (TSX VENTURE:BZO) is
pleased to announce very positive results from bulk flotation and cyanidation
tests on gold ore from the Company's Tocantinzinho Gold Project in Brazil, as
performed and reported by Hazen Research, Inc.

    Previous flotation work by Hazen, performed on smaller samples, yielded a
gold grade of approximately 64 g/t and a gold recovery of 93% with a rougher
stage and a single cleaner stage. The focus of the current work was to
demonstrate bulk flotation by processing 100 kg of sample (in 10-kg batches
using a one-cubic-foot cell) and to investigate cyanide leachability of the
final concentrate.

    Modifications to the flotation conditions used in the previous
small-scale testing were required to scale-up to the 10-kg. batch size.
Several tests focused on improving the gold recovery by adjusting the
conditions. The best result was obtained by grinding to approximately 150-mesh
and using a gold collector, followed by flotation with a rougher stage and
three cleaner stages. This yielded a gold grade of 140 g/t and gold recovery
of 90%.

    The conditions for this test were used for bulk flotation on the last 50
kg of sample, which produced a rougher concentrate that contained 94% of the
gold. The recovery and grade of the final concentrate after the third cleaner
stage were 85% and 140 g/t Au, respectively. Almost 10% of the gold reported
to the cleaner tails and some of this gold can be recovered during recycling.

    A gold extraction of 98% was obtained on the final bulk concentrate by
cyanide leaching. Due to the presence of sulfides in the concentrate, cyanide
consumption was high at 5.10 kg/t. However, since only 1% of the head weight
is being subjected to the final cyanidation, this is insignificant.

    The content of this release has been reviewed and approved by Stephen
Zahony, consultant to the Company and a Qualified Person.

    Mark E. Jones, III

    Chairman, CEO

    Brazauro Resources Corporation

    The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release. No stock exchange, securities commission or other
regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained
herein. The news release includes certain "forward-looking statements." All
statements other than statements of historical fact included in this release,
including, without limitation, statements regarding potential mineralization,
exploration results and future plans and objectives of Brazauro Resources are
forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There
can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual
results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in
such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from Brazauro's expectations are exploration risks detailed herein
and from time to time in the filings made by the Company with securities

For further information:

For further information: Brazauro Resources Corporation, Houston Mark
Jones, Chairman, 281-579-3400

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