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The next CMI Webinar is titled "Resource Sustainability for Rare Earth Materials via Efficient Recycling Technology" and will be Wednesday, May 23. Presenters Craig Forney from Iowa State University and Stacy Joiner and Ikenna Nlebedim from Ames Laboratory will address the utility of a process of recycling as-shredded magnet containing electronic devices that does not require presorting, demagnetization or screening for valuable rare earth elements to be recovered. There is no fee to register; registration is required to receive a link to the webinar. Registration is available here.

CMI Highlights

Image for 68th Annual Colorado MPD Conference, titled "Greenfield or Brownfield - Where Should We Concentrate?"Congratulations to CMI graduate student Fangyu Liu, who presented "A Review of Technological Advances in Rare Earth Metal Making" at the 68th Annual SME Colorado Minerals Processing (MPD) Conference in April, and won the 2018 Best Student Paper Award!