Recovery of Rare Earth Elements (REEs)

Certain ligandizing extractants are selective for lanthanides, also known as Rare Earth Elements. The lanthanide extractants listed below are attractive candidates for the recovery of REEs through ore processing or recycling.

  • DGA : e.g. TODGA, T2EHDGA, DMDODGA
  • DOODA: e.g. DOODA(C1), DOODA(C2), DOODA (C8)
  • CyMe4-BTBP
  • HEH[EHP]

For more information please go to An/Ln PARTITIONING AGENTS section.