Living in a material world

IT IS little secret that the minerals mined are crucial to everyone’s ways of life. However, those minerals are harder to come by and other minerals are emerging. The challenge is in finding ways to extract them.

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The arrival of the latest tranche of electric cars and the growth of renewable energy has increased demand for lithium and other battery minerals such as nickel and cobalt.

Lithium, part...