The future of the mining industry is increasingly determined by the role technological innovations are playing in it. Drones and 3D printing are just a few of those developments.
Every other week, we take a look with sustainability expert Auke Hoekstra at the things he notices when it comes to the preservation of the earth. This week: Will we ever get raw materials from space?
A scientist at the Leibniz Institute for New Materials in Saarbrücken in Germany is researching how lithium, a valuable raw material for electromobility, can be extracted from mine water.
A world without lithium is inconceivable in the 21st century. Mobile phones, electric cars, data storage. Lithium is essential for those batteries that power these […]
Environmentally friendly mining seems to be quite a contradiction in terms. In an effort to resolve this as soon as possible, an international consortium – […]