Rare earths 101 – a crisis of identity
Getting to know each element is key to understanding markets Critical Minerals Alliances 2022 - September 12, 2022
Last updated 9/20/2022 at 4:36am
Rare earth elements suffer from a crisis of identity. Often referred to and treated as one commodity, REEs are actually a group of 15 elements – each with its own individual and seemingly magical qualities.
"There are literally hundreds of uses for rare earths – they are unique materials, almost alchemistical magic," said Michael Silver, CEO of American Elements, a Los Angeles-based distri...