- Published: Wednesday, 19 December 2018 14:51
- Written by ASIA Miner News
By Dr Robin Branson PhD, MBA, BSc. (Hons), Director Australian Industrial Ecology Network
The sociology of Industrial Ecology applied to the mining industry: notions now about change to come.
For decades, China was the largest importer of waste, but at the beginning of this year, it banned 24 types of scraps from entering the country.
As the world’s hunger for energy reaches dizzying heights, lithium and its chemical compounds continue to make large strides on the commodities market due to their wide range of industrial applications, especially in their use in lithium-ion batteries (LIBs).