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Texas tech metals deposit critical to US

Round Top offers domestic source of 22 US critical minerals Metal Tech News - December 13, 2021


Last updated 7/12/2022 at 1:21pm

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Texas Mineral Resources Corp.

The Round Top deposit rising out of the West Texas desert could provide a domestic source of rare earths, lithium, and other minerals critical to the U.S. for nearly a century.

The proposed list of 50 critical minerals unveiled by the U.S. Geological Survey in November shined a light on how dependent the United States is on foreign countries for rare earth elements and a broad array of other technology metals vital to electric vehicles, clean energy, high-tech, and other industrial sectors. The enormous Round Top deposit in the West Texas desert hosts nearly half of t...

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