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Resources tagged with "Rare Earth Elements"

Issues tagged Rare Earth Elements

Kvanefjeld Prospect (Greenland): (This article was prepared to complement a gtt-sponsored expedition, "Unpeeling the Banana Coast" in 2012 and is no longer being maintained)SummaryThe Kvanefjeld Mine is a proposed open pit multi-element mine located in southwestern Greenland. Historically, the Kvanefjeld deposit was mined ... [read-more]
Rare Earth Elements (REEs): SummaryRare Earth Elements (REEs) are critical components of a wide variety of military and civilian technologies, including many "green" applications.  However, their processing and extraction has significant environmental cost. China produces virtually all the world's REEs, and recent export restrictions ... [read-more]