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Synonyms for rare earth

any element of the lanthanide series (atomic numbers 57 through 71)

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Valuable metals called rare earth metals are dug up from large tracts of land.
For over 30 years, Kutessay II produced 80% of the rare earth metals for the former Soviet Union.
Rare earth metals have a wide variety of applications.
China rare earth metal smelting industry, 2012 is valuable for anyone who wants to invest in the rare earth metal smelting industry, to get Chinese investments; to import into China or export from China, to build factories and take advantage of lower costs in China, to partner with one of the key Chinese corporations, to get market shares as China is boosting its domestic needs; to forecast the future of the world economy as China is leading the way; or to compete in the segment.
Investment sham Rare Earth Metal Exchange Ltd claimed to have been formed by "a consortium of leading industry advisers and alternative investment specialists".
The potential of novel TSILs with specific coordinating abilities for rare earth metal extraction and separation, including fundamental studies to improve understanding of the underpinning extraction mechanisms will be explored.
com/research/7c303814/china_rare_earth_m) has announced the addition of the "China Rare Earth Metal Mining Industry, 2012" report to their offering.
AnAlaskan Senate vote could help fund a Halifax mining company s rare earth metal project.
His investment of PS5,000 went to a second firm, Rare Earth Metal Exchange Ltd, which has just collapsed.
Rare earth metal hydrides remove one major obstacle by enabling analysis using X-ray diffraction, a technique which is infeasible for most other metal hydrides - offering unique insights into underlying reaction processes involved.
Not only does the technology eliminate hazardous wastes, cut costs and carbon dioxide emissions, the team also discovered they can extract significant quantities of rare earth metal oxides as co-products of the refining process.
Be warned if you come across them in 2013 - buying rare earth metal investments from a fly-by-night firm is easy, but selling them is next to impossible.
com/research/46b9d9/china_rare_earth_m) has announced the addition of the "China rare earth metal mining industry, 2011" report to their offering.
TIM Worstall, rare earth metal expert and senior fellow at the Adam Smith Institute, says Rare earth metals are an incredibly bad thing for consumers to invest their money in.
Detailed demand forecasts, segmented by rare earth metal, application, and world region, are provided through 2017.