Rare Earth Elements and Vulnerability

Rare Earth Elements and Vulnerability

Rare Earth Elements in Manufacture Whatever Putin wants to call it, his unprovoked attack on Ukraine is a war and like, most wars, it has unintended consequences—in this case, on the supply of rare earth elements (REEs) and other raw materials critical to US products....
Material Recovery Initiatives at Apple

Material Recovery Initiatives at Apple

Apple Recycles 20% of its Materials Earlier this year Apple announced details of its material recovery initiatives to use more recycled content throughout its product range, including for the first time, the use of recycled gold, at the same time as increasing the use...
Lithium-Ion Batteries: Recycling Issues

Lithium-Ion Batteries: Recycling Issues

Lithium-ion Battery Recycling These days we are all aware that recycling helps to protect our environment at the same time as lowering the cost of manufacturing new electronic products, but despite that, recycling rates for e-waste globally are still too low. There is...