Monday, May 11, 2015

Separating rare earth metals with UV light

A method to separate two rare earth elements -- europium and yttrium -- with UV light instead of with traditional solvents has been revealed by researchers. Their findings offer new opportunities for the recycling of fluorescent lamps and low-energy light bulbs.

from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily http://ift.tt/1PCldXC
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