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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…

Rare earths to remain ‘crucial’ for developing cutting-edge technology

Global – The global market for rare earth metals will be worth an estimated US$ 7362.8 million by 2026, according…

New solution for recycling of rare earths

United States – Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania in the USA have developed a process that could enable the…

Rare earths extracted from coal byproducts

United States – Researchers from Pennsylvania State University (PSU) and US department of energy scientists have developed a ‘cost-effective’ ion-exchange…

Growth envisaged for rare earth applications and recycling

Global – The rare earth metals market will increase 14% in the period from 2015 to 2019, it has been…

US team makes headway in rare earth recovery

United States – US researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts have discovered a new method for recovering rare earths…

US licensing of new rare earth recycling approach

United States – A new rare earth recycling technology developed by the US Department of Energy’s Critical Materials Institute (CMI)…

Recovering rare earths from fluorescent and energy-saving lamps

Belgium – Chemists from Belgium’s KU Leuven university have developed a process based on ionic liquid technology for the recycling…

Ucore buys rights to rare earths technology

United States – US firm Ucore Rare Metals has entered into an agreement with IBC Advanced Technologies to acquire the…

Pele’s ‘compelling’ rare earth recycling opportunity

United States – Pele Mountain Resources Inc. has implemented a monazite recycling strategy to ‘kick-start the sustainable development of a…

USRE to pursue ‘Last Chance’ rare earth mining

United States – Rare earths exploration company US Rare Earths Inc (USRE) has announced that it is to focus its…