Radioactive waste dispute threatens rare earth producer Lynas' future

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 04 March 2019

Lynas will be unable to meet Malaysian rules on waste management at its rare earth plant in Kuantan, Fastmarkets IM has learned.

The auditors of rare earth producer Lynas have warned that an ongoing legal dispute with the Malaysian government is at risk of threatening the company’s future.

Auditors Ernst & Young warned in a note on Lynas’ quarterly results on February 28 that conditions issued by the Malaysian government "cast significant doubt...

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