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  • Searching For Alternatives To China’s Rare Earth Monopoly
    By on October 15, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    KantIsDead writes “MIT’s Technology Review adds to the ongoing discussion of China’s monopoly on rare earth metals, an issue that was temporarily catapulted to national attention during China’s rare earth embargo of Japan. The current article focuses on the search for alternatives to rare earth metals that would undercut China’s monopoly and allow nations to develop their industry without fearing the hand of a Chinese embargo. From the article: ‘In (more…)