Rare earths from waste
Published: Wednesday, 23 December 2009
Waste from titanium dioxide processing could be new source of rare earths
Scientists looking into a process to extract titanium dioxide (TiO2) more efficiently have found a way to recover significant quantities of rare earths from the waste, according to a research team at Leeds University, UK.
Animesh Jha, who led the team at the universitys Faculty of Engineering, said they...