Industrial/Specialty Minerals









Geomega Resources’ mini pilot plant in Boucherville, Quebec, which separates and extracts rare earth oxides from permanent magnet waste. Credit: Geomega Resources.

Mining waste for key metals

Apple is using recycled rare earth elements (REE) in a key component of its newest iPhone 11 models, which hit the market in September. The…


BHP appoints insider as CEO

BHP  (NYSE: BHP; LON: BHP) has appointed Mike Henry as its new CEO starting Jan. 1, 2020. Henry will replace CEO Andrew Mackenzie, who is…



Chile in turmoil as tensions boil over

The worst unrest in Chile in a generation threatens to overturn assumptions about one of South America’s most stable countries and the world’s leading copper…


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