ASM targeting 2022 for Korea metals plant start-up

ASM targeting 2022 for Korea metals plant start-up

Scoping study returns strong results

Plant

03 MARCH 2021
Appia starts rare earth testing

Appia starts rare earth testing

The end goal is to produce a high-grade monazite concentrate.

Plant

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Mkango starts rare earth sample processing

Mkango starts rare earth sample processing

Mkango has a 'mine, refine, recycle' stategy for its rare earths.

Plant

24 FEBRUARY 2021
American Resources picks up REE patents

American Resources picks up REE patents

Miner acquired exclusive rights to innovations from Purdue University in US

Innovation

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Vital agrees offtake for Nechalacho

Vital agrees offtake for Nechalacho

Parties have an option to increase the offtake volume by up to 5,000tpa REO over 10 years.

Development

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Ucore sees RapidSX tech ready in 15 months

Ucore sees RapidSX tech ready in 15 months

RapidSX process is being developed for the production of REE oxides and other critical metals.

Design / Build

01 FEBRUARY 2021
Pensana commits to UK's first rare earths plant

Pensana commits to UK's first rare earths plant

The rare earth oxide separation facility will cost an estimated US$125 million.

Plant

25 JANUARY 2021
Ucore gets go-ahead for Alaska facility study

Ucore gets go-ahead for Alaska facility study

The Alaska Strategic Metals Complex will use RapidSX separation technology.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021
Lynas to build rare earth separation plant in US

Lynas to build rare earth separation plant in US

Lynas CEO Lacaze says demand for rare earth materials continues to grow.

Design / Build

22 JANUARY 2021
US DoE awards US$50M for critical minerals research

US DoE awards US$50M for critical minerals research

The US wants to reduce its dependence on imported critical materials.

Innovation

21 JANUARY 2021
Defense Metals seeks Wicheeda REE sorting study

Defense Metals seeks Wicheeda REE sorting study

Saskatchewan Research Council to perform XRT sorting amenability study.

Sustainability

14 JANUARY 2021
NETL making headway in REE work

NETL making headway in REE work

Project at West Virginia University in the US has met new milestones

Sustainability

11 JANUARY 2021