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Rare Earth

LLNL researchers turn to bioengineered bacteria to increase U.S. supply of rare earth metals

Oct. 23, 2017 -  
To help increase the U.S. supply of rare earth metals, a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL ) team has created a new way to recover rare earths using bioengineered bacteria. Rare earth elements (REEs) are essential for American competitiveness in the clean energy industry because they...