Rare Earths ‘11: High prices trigger search for alternatives
Published: Thursday, 17 November 2011
Flat glass industry particularly affected; research into zirconium substitutes
The rising price of cerium and neodymium has led to end
users finding ways to prolong use of the material and a fall
off in consumption, Jai Subramanian, global business manager
for Ferro Corp. said on Thursday.
The US-based company told delegates at the 7th International
Rare Earths Conference in...