13 May '11, 11pm

Rare Earth Supply Chain: Ores, Concentrates, Compounds, Oxides and Metals | Alternative Energy Stocks #rareearths @news

Rare Earth Elements have become an indispensable part of modern life, found in everyday items like computers, camera lenses and high efficiency light bulbs to complex, emerging technologies in the optics, medical and defence spheres. But before these elements end up in your smartphone , they need to be transformed into highly processed, high-purity compounds, oxides and metals. This is an expensive, time-consuming, and arduous process . One of the consequences of having one country – China – holding a near monopoly on Rare Earth production over the past two decades is that around the world there is a general lack of processing expertise or knowledge on how to do this.

Full article: http://www.altenergystocks.com/archives/2011/05/the_rare_...

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