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China Consolidates Grip on Rare Earths

China Consolidates Grip on Rare Earths BEIJING — In the name of fighting pollution, China has sent the price of compact fluorescent light bulbs soaring in the United States. By closing or nationalizing dozens of the producers of rare earthRead the Rest »

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US in scramble for technological ‘gold dust’

Jim Sims, from Molycorp, says China is starting to export fewer rare earth elements than previously Wars have been fought over oil and water. But are the future global tensions going to be over access to Scandium, Neodymium or Dysprosium?Read the Rest »

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