Extraction Separation & Purification Of Rare Earth Elements
Rare Earth elements are the general name of the Lanthanide Rare Earth Group, it contains 17 elements. Rare Earth metals have been widely used in electronics, petrochemical, metallurgy, machinery, energy, light industry, environmental protection, agriculture and other fields.The rare earths, or rare earth elements (REE), are a relatively abundant group of elements consisting of scandium, yttrium, and the 15 elements of the lanthanide series of the periodic table. Scandium (Sc) is the lightest rare earth element. Scandium is present in crustal rocks in amounts greater than lead and precious metals, but it rarely.