EPA Science Inventory

Technical Information Resource on Rare Earth Elements Now Available to Public and Private Sector Stakeholders

Citation:

Yeardley, R., J. McKernan, AND R. Weber. Technical Information Resource on Rare Earth Elements Now Available to Public and Private Sector Stakeholders. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/F-13/296, 2013.

Description:

A new EPA technical information resource, “Rare Earth Elements: A Review of Production, Processing, Recycling, and Associated Environmental Issues” has been produced as an introductory resource for those interested in learning more about REE mining and alternatives to meet demand. This fact sheet gives essential information on that report.

Purpose/Objective:

This report serves as a technical information resource to mining industries. It can also be a resource for environmental managers, policy makers, those looking into alternatives to mining, and other stakeholders.

URLs/Downloads:

http://nepis.epa.gov/Adobe/PDF/P100ILY5.pdf

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (COMMUNICATION PRODUCT/EXTERNAL FACT SHEET)
Start Date: 05/13/2014
Completion Date: 05/13/2014
Record Last Revised: 06/24/2014
Record Created: 06/20/2014
Record Released: 06/20/2014
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 279057

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

LAND REMEDIATION AND POLLUTION CONTROL DIVISION