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Commercial opportunity for water-based rare earths solution

Researchers at the US-based Critical Materials Institute (CMI) at Iowa State University are commercialising an innovative method of recycling rare…

Bunting kit backs rare earth recycling research

The University of Birmingham has purchased a laboratory-scale roll separator for rare earths as part of its research into the…

Rare earth sustainability critical for green revolution

Investment in the supply of rare earths, including better waste management and recycling, is essential if the UK is going…

China not planning on reducing rare earth exports

China’s rare earth metals are being undersold due to ‘vicious competition’ domestically and face low resource utilisation, announced the country’s…

Bentley seeking rare earth recycling solutions for its luxury cars

Bentley Motors is working together with the University of Birmingham on a three-year research project aiming to deliver a sustainable…

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…