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Innovative rare earth pilot heralds bright recycling future

The use of rare earths in the e-mobility sector will surge in the coming decades, according to Ana Maria Martinez…

Rare earth dependency presents real opportunities for recyclers

The need to close the loop on rare earth metals and a bigger role for the recycling industry in sourcing…

Protein process may transform rare earths recovery

A naturally occurring protein has been found to have the power to extract and purify rare earth elements from complex…

Pilot facility aims to disrupt rare earth recycling

Canadian technology company Geomega Resources has secured financing for a rare earth magnet recycling demonstration plant near Quebec. Based in…

Magnetic waste: new hope for rare earth recycling

An EU-funded initiative has developed an innovative rare earth alloys production process from secondary rare earth-containing resources. The REE4EU project…

Multi-million rare earths recycling centre coming to Birmingham

The University of Birmingham has received EUR 4 million in funding to establish a rare earth metals recycling facility. The…

Ground control to Major Tom: rare earths from the moon

Extracting rare earth metals from the surface of the moon ‘will be possible this century’, according to NASA administrator Jim…

Will rare earth prices increase 50% in the next five years?

The Chinese government has drastically cut backon domestic production of rare earth minerals, according to new data from Adamas Intelligence….

US researchers win award for rare earths recycling innovation

Researchers at the Critical Materials Institute and Ames Laboratory have won a prestigious prize for inventing a magnet recycling process….

A rare earths recovery breakthrough straight from the corn field…

United States – A new biochemical leaching process to recover valuable rare earth metals from discarded electronics has been developed…