- IN RARE FORM. Featherstone, Tony // BRW;5/12/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p54
The article assesses the potential of Australian rare earths companies to attract speculative investments. The "Technology Minerals" report by Ernst & Young forecasts the growth of the global rare earths market by 2015. Data shows the stock valuations of several emerging mid- and...
- Remember the Mines China is Buying. LECAIN, TIMOTHY JAMES // Progressive Populist;6/1/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p6
The article reveals that as of June 2011, 97% of the rare earth metals that are essential to cell phones, wind turbines and hybrid cars are being supplied by China.
- Lynas rare earths plant approved. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Mar2012, Issue 849, p12
The article reports that Lynas has received from Malaysia's Atomic Energy Licencing Board a two-year licence for its rare earth refinery in Gebeng.
- China ended export quotas. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;1/6/2015, pA02
China ended export quotas on so-called rare earths after losing a WTO case brought by the U.S. The 17 minerals used to make goods including hybrid cars, weapons, flat-screen TVs, mobile phones, mercury-vapor lights and camera lenses. China, which accounts for some 90% of rare earths productions,...
- Lynas commences rare earth extraction in Malaysia. // Chemistry in Australia;Mar2013, p8
The article reports that Lynas Corp. has completed the commissioning of its cracking and leaching rare earth extraction units at the Lynas Advanced Material Plant (LAMP) in Malaysia, with the process involving cracking and leaching to produce a mixed of rare earth sulfate.
- Mining protests grip Malaysia. Grafilo, John // South Asian Post;3/1/2012, p21
The article reports on the protests against Lynas Corp. Ltd. as it has planned to construct a rare-earth refinery in eastern Malaysia.
- Australian mining activist released from Malaysian prison. BONACCI, MARA // Green Left Weekly;7/2/2014, Issue 1014, p8
The author discusses the opposition of people including Australian mining activist Natalie Lowrey to the Advanced Material Plant of Australian company Lynas that process rare earth metals, which requires massive amount of water and produces radioactive Thorium in Kuantan, Malaysia.
- Lynas rare earth project sparks huge campaign in Malaysia. Tan, Lee // Chain Reaction;Apr2012, Issue 114, p43
The article reports on the environmental protest action launched by Malaysian activists against Australia-based Lynas Corp.'s construction of rare earth refinery in Kuantan. It explains that tourism and fishing in Kuantan could be significantly affected by Lynas' Advanced Materials Plant. It...
- German scientific report slams Lynas. // Chain Reaction;Apr2013, Issue 117, p11
The article reports on a study by scientists from Oeko-Institute in Germany which claimed that Lynas Corp.'s facility for refining rare earths ore concentrate located in Malaysia has several deficiencies.