The companies have analyzed that the presence of rare earth, scandium, and zirconium will be recoverable through tailing processes in the Ontario INC plants. In January 2021, Rio Tinto started producing scandium oxide with the construction of a commercial-scale demonstration plant
Feb 03, 2020 Lynas Corporation reported a slowdown in production at the Lynas Advanced Materials Plant LAMP in Malaysia during H2 2019, though production was ramped-up back to targeted levels in January 2020. The H2 2019 slowdown was required to meet restrictions on processing volumes at the LAMP, implemented by the Malaysian government as part of Lynas operating licence.
Feb 01, 2021 Pentagon commits 30 million to Texas rare earth plant, aims to reduce reliance on China. The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded 30 million in funding to Australias Lynas Corp to build a rare earth processing plant in Texas, as the nation continues to seek to break its reliance on Chinese imports of the critical minerals.
Rare-earth element - Rare-earth element - Processing ores All rare-earth ores contain less than 10 percent REO and must be upgraded to about 60 percent in order to be processed further. They are first ground to a powder and then separated from the other materials in the ore body by various standard processes that include magnetic andor electrostatic separation and flotation.
Jul 16, 2021 Recently, Lynas Rare Earths Limited LYSCF received a 30-million grant from the U.S. government to open a new processing facility with Blue Line. The plant is one of the many rare earth ...
Feb 02, 2021 US to produce rare earth material in Hondo, Texas plant instead of buying from China. The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded 30 million in funding to Australias Lynas Corp to build a rare earth processing plant in Texas, as the nation continues to seek to break its reliance on Chinese imports of the critical minerals.