Chemists Develop New Technique for Recovery of Rare Earth Metals from Fluorescent Lamps

A group of scientists at the University of Leuven in Belgium has developed a novel method for the recovery and separation of two rare earth elements – europium and yttrium – from fluorescent lamps and low-energy light bulbs. Europium (Eu) and yttrium (Y) are two rare earth metals that are commonly used in sustainable technology [...] —> Read More