ERECON 2014: Recycling rare earths from e-waste in Europe
Published: Monday, 20 October 2014
Owing to increasing rare earths demand in Europe, which has one of the largest markets of auto vehicles and mobile phones, companies called for a concerted effort from all institutions and governments to explore the potential of recycling rare earths and magnets from e-waste.
The rare earths industry called for a concerted action to recycle rare earths from
end-products in Europe at the ERECON 2014 conference,
held in Milan last week.
Danilo Bonato, president of the Italian consortium ReMedia,
said that there was a growing potential for urban mines in
Europe to supply rare...