Rare Earth element mineral potential in the southeastern US coastal plain

Rare Earth element mineral potential in the southeastern US coastal plain

Rare Earth elements have become increasingly important for advanced technologies, from cell phones to renewable energy to defense systems. Mineral resources hosted in heavy mineral sand deposits are especially attractive because they can be recovered using well-established mechanical methods, making extraction, processing, and remediation relatively simple. (Geological Society of America) Read more at siencedaily.com

2017-05-16 11:39