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Title: Ames Lab 101: Rare-Earth Recycling

Recycling keeps paper, plastics, and even jeans out of landfills. Could recycling rare-earth magnets do the same? Perhaps, if the recycling process can be improved. Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory are working to more effectively remove the neodymium, a rare earth, from the mix of other materials in a magnet.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1082322
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Research Org:
AMES (Ames Laboratory (AMES), Ames, IA (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS; recycling; rare; earth; metals; neodymium