Bluejay Mining discovered the “world’s purest ilmenite deposit” in Greenland

MINEX FORUM | April 13, 2017
img0 Aim-listed Bluejay Mining is set to declare the discovery of the “world’s purest ilmenite deposit” in Greenland. Ilmenite, a form of titanium-iron oxide, is the key ingredient in white paint. It is also increasingly used in 3D printers, said telegraph.co.uk. Bluejay supposes that the resource at its Pituffik deposit contains 23.6 million tonnes at 8.8pc ilmenite. Moreover, ...

British scientists have discovered a REE deposit in the Atlantic Ocean

MINEX FORUM | April 13, 2017
img0 Image: bbc.com British scientists exploring an underwater mountain in the Atlantic Ocean have discovered a treasure trove of rare minerals, BBC reported. Their investigation of a seamount more than 500km (300 miles) from the Canary Islands has revealed a crust of “astonishingly rich” rock. Samples brought back to the surface contain the scarce substance tellurium in concentrations ...