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What Are Rare Earths?

What Are Rare Earths? Rare earths are a series of chemical elements found in the Earth's crust that are vital to many modern technologies, including consumer electronics, computers and networks, communications, clean energy, advanced transportation, health care, environmental mitigation, national defense, and many others.

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Death of Evidence rally: How budget cuts will affect

As interns with MiningWatch, staying in the office on Tuesday was not an option: these changes will deeply affect mining issues such as water protection and the environmental assessment of mining projects so we took to the streets to show our support for the scientists. (chromite and rare earth elements). To add to the threats – the

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Alsek Valley

The Yukon Conservation Society, MiningWatch Canada, and local citizens are campaigning for a land use plan that considers the special environmental and socio-economic values of this region. The campaign has two objectives: Ask Solomon Resources Ltd. to refrain from renewing its quartz claims in the Alsek Valley when they expire in May 2013.

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A Scarcity of Rare Metals Is Hindering Green Technologies

Nov 18, 2013A shortage of rare earth metals, used in everything from electric car batteries to solar panels to wind turbines, is hampering the growth of renewable energy technologies. Researchers are now working to find alternatives to these critical elements or better ways to recycle them.

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rare earths Archives

Madagascar: harassment of protesters against Rio Tinto operations. by Richard | Jul 30, 2018 | News. London Mining Network's friends in Malagasy rights organisation TANY have published a statement deploring the judicial harassment of people protesting against the impacts of Rio Tinto subsidiary QMM's operations near Fort Dauphin, Madagascar.

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Rare Earth Elements (Metals)

The rare earth elements (REEs) or rare earth metals (REMs) are a group of metals found within the same ores and possessing similar chemical properties. Scientists and engineers disagree on exactly which element should be included in a list of the rare earths, but they generally include the fifteen lanthanide elements, plus scandium and yttrium.

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Rare Earth Jewelry

Rare Earth Jewelry - Custom Engagement Rings and Fine Jewelry Handmade in the USA with Conflict Free Diamonds and Unique Colored Gemstones including Morganite, Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald. Design your Own Engagement Ring with Affordable, Eco-friendly and Ethical Diamond Alternatives like Moissanite and White Sapphire.

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Don Surber: Rare earths are why we must defeat Red China

May 29, 2019Rare earths are a group of 17 chemical elements used in everything from high-tech consumer electronics to military equipment. The prospect that their value could soar as a result of the trade war caused sharp increases in the share prices of producers, including the company visited by Xi.

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Rare earth mining in China: the bleak social and

Mar 20, 2014Rare earth mining in China: the bleak social and environmental costs. Most of the rare earths processed by Baotou are extracted in Bayan Obo, a mining district in the Gobi desert 120km north of the city. Its largest open-pit mine is 1,000 metres deep and spans 48 sq km; in satellite images by Nasa released in 2012,

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Winning: EPA to reverse preemptive veto keeping Alaska

Pebble Mine has an abundance of copper, gold, and molybdenum. Molybdenum is one of many rare earth minerals that the U.S. has beneath its soil. These elements are critical in numerous industries (from cellphones to electric batteries to military weapons) because of their relative strength, light weight, and highly conductive properties.

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Peace in Afghanistan? Maybe—but a Minerals Rush Is Already

He has argued that such investment could help the US economy, secure jobs, and challenge China's dominance in the global rare-earth market. This is one of many reversals by Trump. During the 2016 presidential campaign, he was frequently skeptical about US military interventions.

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Mining the consequences of the rare earths industry

The rare earth metals dysprosium, neodymium, terbium, and lanthanum are the four-pronged linchpin of efforts to create an environmentally friendly transportation sector, with each metal needed in massive quantities if the electric car revolution succeeds in removing combustible engines from

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3 Top Rare Earth Stocks in 2017

If you're looking to buy a rare earth stock, the pickings have become slim. China still accounts for 85% of rare earth production (including nearly of heavy rare earth), and still produces 7.5 times as much rare earth elements by volume as does the number two supplier Australia. China still outproduces America on these elements,

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(PDF) Water Pollution Resulting from Mining Activity ~ An

Smartphones - the symbol of our post-industrial period- could not exist in portable form without tantalum (coltan (Burt, 2016)), a rare earth of which an estimated two-thirds of global mine production comes from the Great Lakes Region of Africa (Bleiwas et al., 2015).

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The Blog

Minerals Make Life is a National Mining Association initiative created to share information about domestic minerals mining and its importance to the economy, innovation for the future and national security. This initiative will educate America's policymakers, influencers and the public, and enable them to make informed decisions about U.S. mining.

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Innovator in the Gem Trade

While Rare Earth introduced many new gem materials to Jewelry Designers world wide more than 20 Spectrum award winners used Rare Earth Mining Companies inventory to craft their winning entries. Presently, the company exhibits at the worlds most prestgious Gem Shows at venues around the globe.

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Kenya's Civil Society Extractive Industries: Buying into

Kenya's Civil Society Extractive Industries: Buying into Neoliberalism? Number of visits: 4932 . It is astonishing that after over a century of resource extraction on the African continent, accompanied by a bloody colonial history, decades of war in mineral-rich countries like the DRC and the gradual impoverishment of communities living in resource rich areas, civil society in Kenya does

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All about Whitewater: 10/13/13

Oct 18, 2013In addition, rare earth mining is new to Canada. It poses additional risks to the environment, animals, plants, fish, air and water quality. In additional to those risks present with other types of mining the fact remains that the dangers of the rare earth ores themselves are

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New Uranium Mining Projects

Apr 06, 2019New Uranium Mining Projects - Canada (last updated 6 Apr 2019) and 5,500 tonnes of rare earth oxides, of which over 40% are made up of heavy rare earth elements. MiningWatch Canada and the Coalition Qubec Meilleure Mine urge the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission to stop intervening in ways that more closely resemble lobbying in

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Electronics Need Rare Earths

Rare-earth elements are special minerals used in a wide variety of consumer and industrial products. Though they have exotic-sounding names, such as neodymium, scandium, and dysprosium, they are abundant right here on Earth. They are considered rare, however, because they appear in very small

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Tailings Ponds Are the Biggest Environmental Disaster You

Aug 07, 2014Last Monday, a dam holding waste from the Mount Polley gold and copper mine in the remote Cariboo region of British Columbia broke, spilling 2.6 billion gallons of potentially toxic liquid and 1.3 billion gallons of definitely toxic sludge out into pristine lakes and streams.

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Kenya's Civil Society Extractive Industries: Buying into

Titled 'Kenya's New Natural Resource Discoveries: Blessing or Curse?' and organized with the aim of addressing potential opportunities, challenges, impacts and policy implications of Kenya's newly discovered resources, including oil, this was a rare opportunity to have an open and informed debate about the implications of mining, oil

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Kipawa Rare Earths Project

Kipawa Rare Earths Project – Federal Funding Allocated to Participate in the Environmental Assessment News Release OTTAWA, September 18, 2013 — The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has allocated a total of $189,849 to nine applicants to support their participation in the federal environmental assessment of the proposed Kipawa Rare Earths Project, located in Quebec.

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Rare Earth Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

Rare Earth Mining Companies Listed in All Countries Category/Country Filter Gold Silver Copper Uranium Diamonds Coal Potash Tech Metals --Platinum Group -----Palladium -----Platinum -----Rhodium --Lithium --Rare Earths --Strategic Minerals -----Vanadium -----Cobalt Base Metals --Nickel --Iron --Zinc-Lead --Tungsten-Tin all-countries Australia Canada United Kingdom United States of America united

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Deep Sea Mining a New Ocean Threat

Deep Sea Mining a New Ocean Threat. 04, Oct 2015. by Natalie. copper, iron, manganese; rare metals such as tungsten, platinum, bismuth, tellurium, etc.; and Rare Earth Elements. Crusts grow slowly, 1 mm – 5 mm per million years, and can reach total thickness of up to 260 mm. Seamount crusts are currently being explored by China and Japan

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Wyoming Mining Association: Rare Earths Mining in Wyoming

Rare Earth Facts. There are 17 rare earth elements. Rare earth elements aren't actually that rare. China is the world's dominant producer of rare earth elements with more than 95% of production. Only one rare earth mine, at Mountain Pass, CA, has ever been developed in the United States.

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Innovator in the Gem Trade

While Rare Earth introduced many new gem materials to Jewelry Designers world wide more than 20 Spectrum award winners used Rare Earth Mining Companies inventory to craft their winning entries. Presently, the company exhibits at the worlds most prestgious Gem Shows at venues around the globe.

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Rare Earth (band)

Rare Earth is an American rock band affiliated with Motown's Rare Earth record label (named after the band), which prospered from 1970–1972. Although not the first white band signed to Motown, Rare Earth was the first big hit-making act signed by Motown that consisted only of white members.

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One Belt One Road: Central Asia As Largest Mining

Aug 06, 2018One Belt One Road: Central Asia As Largest Mining Beneficiary. China's 'One Belt One Road' initiative, aiming at expanding its economic and geopolitical influence in Eurasia, will lead to the acceleration of Chinese mining investment in Central Asia.

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Natural Resource Extraction, Armed Violence, and

One such category of resources is rare earth minerals, which are mined primarily in China . The mining of rare earth minerals produces as much as 2,000 tons of solid waste, including toxic heavy metals and radioactive thorium, for every ton of rare earth mineral produced (Farago, 2009; Rong Yu, 2009).

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