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  • Rare Earth Elements

    Rare earth elements and rare earth materials are common in a wide variety of products, from cell phones to electric cars and beyond. Thus, REEs and REMs have become a critical component in the economies of many developing countries. Specifications and test methods are needed to determine if the purchased quality of REEs and REMs meets the specified quality. One such proposed standard is ...


    By ASTM International

  • Rare Earth Materials

    Public policy decisions on rare earth materials will have an influence on industry and affect future standardization efforts. Acknowledging this importance, ASTM International Committee F40 on Declarable Substances in Materials has formed a new subcommittee, F40.04 on Rare Earth Materials. The subcommittee, which will promote knowledge, stimulate ...


    By ASTM International

  • Critical Materials Institute rare-earth recycling invention licensed to U.S Rare Earths

    A new technology developed by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Critical Materials Institute that aids in the recycling, recovery and extraction of rare earth minerals has been licensed to U.S. Rare Earths, Inc. The membrane solvent extraction system, invented by CMI partners Oak Ridge and Idaho national laboratories, is the first commercially licensed technology developed ...

  • Rare Earth Magnetic Drum Produces the Highest Level of Purity

    A world authority in separation technologies, Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd demonstrates the efficiency of its rare earth magnetic drum separation system to help produce the highest levels of purity in fine powdery material.  A global manufacturer of refractory glass, based in France required reducing the ferrous contamination of its very fine (> 0.5mm particle size) refractory cullet to ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Ames Laboratory to lead new research effort to address shortages in rare earth and other critical materials

    The U.S. Department of Energy announced today that a team led by Ames Laboratory in Ames, Iowa,  has been selected for an award of up to $120 million over five years to establish an Energy Innovation Hub that will develop solutions to the domestic shortages of rare earth metals and other materials critical for U.S. energy security.  The new research center, which will be named the ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Call for Papers for Electronics Recycling Asia

    Electronics Recycling Asia November 13 - 15, 2013, Singapore Conference, exhibition and plant tours organized by World Recycling Forum The next top quality conference in electronics recycling will take place from November 13 - 15, 2013 in exciting Singapore. During the conference, leading recycling experts from around ...


    By ICM AG

  • Exciting opportunities for the recycling industry in Asia

    The Electronics Recycling Asia 2015 conference, organised by the World Recycling Forum (WRF), took place in the scenic surroundings of the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore, where the presidents of China and Taiwan had shaken hands at the very same location just a few days earlier. Although the number of participants in the conference was slightly lower than in previous years, their quality was ...


    By ICM AG

  • 12th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2013

    The 12th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2013 will take place from January 16 – 18, 2013 in Salzburg, Austria. Over 500 experts from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present the newest information and challenges of the WEEE recycling business. The preliminary program includes sessions on: Round table discussion with industry leaders: “free ...


    By ICM AG

  • 13th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2014

    The 13th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2014 will take place from January 22 – 24, 2014 in Salzburg, Austria. The IERC has become THE international platform for discussion of the latest developments and challenges relating to worldwide WEEE. At this congress there will be representatives from the industry, authorities and academia. We expect over 500 industry ...


    By ICM AG

  • 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017

    The 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017 organized by ICM AG will be held from March 22 – 24, 2017 in the Hotel Palace in beautiful Berlin, Germany. Over 250 delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ...


    By ICM AG

  • 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017

    The 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017 organized by ICM AG will be held from March 22 – 24, 2017 in the Hotel Palace in beautiful Berlin, Germany. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ELV ...


    By ICM AG

  • 14th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2015

    The 14th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2015 will take place from January 21 – 23, 2015 in Salzburg, Austria. IERC is THE international platform regarding discussions on the latest developments and challenges facing WEEE worldwide. Here you will have the possibility to meet representatives within the industry as well as from authorities and ...


    By ICM AG

  • 14th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2015

    The next top quality congress regarding e-scrap recycling will take place from January 21 - 23, 2015 in beautiful Salzburg, Austria. IERC is the international platform regarding discussions on the latest developments and challenges facing WEEE worldwide. Here you will have the possibility to meet representatives within the industry as well as from authorities and academia. Over 600 international ...


    By ICM AG

  • New Recycling Innovation Could Lead to Big Profits for GTSO

    In its quest to deliver promising new recycling innovations to the fast-growing urban mining industry, Green Technology Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: GTSO) is exploring ways to leverage a new innovation that could soon solve the looming global shortage in raw material supplies. Researchers from the University of Leuven, Belgium, have developed a process to separate neodymium and samarium from ...

  • Creative Recycling Systems, LLC. and Intersection, LLC. Announce Recapitalization and Strategic Partnership

    Creative Recycling Systems ("CRS") today announced its recapitalization and strategic partnership with Intersection, LLC. Intersection is bringing capital, industry expertise and business-building acumen that is intended to provide step function growth of CRS. The partnership will be enabled by CRS's strong history in environmental leadership and innovation and will be focused on market ...

  • 15th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2016 January 20 – 22, 2016, Salzburg, Austria

    IERC is THE international platform in Europe regarding discussions on the latest developments and challenges facing WEEE worldwide. Here you will have the possibility to meet representatives within the industry as well as from authorities and academia. Over 500 international experts use this platform to discuss the latest recycling technologies, regulations, manufacturing processes ...


    By ICM AG

  • Electronic Recyclers International’s Massachusetts Facility to Host White House Business Council (WHBC) Round Table

    Officials from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the State of Mass. will gather at Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, for a White House Business Council (WHBC) Round Table discussion this Friday (tomorrow). The meeting is part of the Obama Administration’s ...

  • Soaring demand for metals calls for rethink of recycling practices, says international resource panel

    The growth in demand for metals, which could see needs rise by almost ten times current levels, calls for a rethink of recycling practices in order to address negative environmental impacts, according to two reports released today by the UNEP-hosted International Resource Panel. Launched during a high-level dialogue on Resource Efficiency and Sustainable Management of Metals in Berlin, ...

  • EPA Administrator to Announce Small Business Award to Nashville, TN based National Recovery Technologies, LLC

    On Wednesday, November 12 at 10:30 a.m., EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will hold a press call to announce the recipients of the Small Business Innovation Research awards, including Nashville, TN-based National Recovery Technologies, LLC. The company is receiving the award for developing a technology that allows for the automated identification and sorting of rare earth elements in electronic ...

  • Cleantech To Rebound in 2014

    A broad cleantech recovery, the rise of crowdfunding, risk to EV growth rates and surprises in rare earth element industry profits lead cleantech research and consultancy Kachan & Co.’s predictions for cleantech in 2014. Continuing an annual tradition, Kachan & Co., leading providers of market research and advisory services for the global cleantech industry, today issued ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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