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Fish sperm to extract and recycle rare earth elements

Fish sperm could be employed to extract and recycle rare earth elements (REEs) from used ore and electronic waste. This could provide a very natural, albeit strange, alternative to modern chemical-based extraction methods….

Phytomining, a way to extract metals from plant

Trees could be a source for miners, using the ability of some plants to isolate and accumulate metals in their shoots. University of Queensland Sustainable Minerals Institute researcher Dr Antony van der Ent…

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