Rare earth metals, January 2011 - POST Note

Published 01 January 2010 | POST notes POST PN 368

Amended 25 October 2011


Topic: Research and innovation, Telecommunications

This POSTnote examines the debate on future supplies of a group of elements known as the Rare Earth Metals which have become a highly sought-after resource for high-technology and low carbon industries and discusses the UK and international response.

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