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Lower EU limits for cadmium in food advantage for the production of sustainable mineral fertilisers

26 August 2021
The European Commission has adopted a regulation on new lower limit values for cadmium in certain foods, which could benefit LKAB's plans to extract phosphorus from mining waste.
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BBA Certification awarded to Gypsol Floor Screeds

16 July 2021
The British Board of Agrément (BBA) are the UK leading testing and certification body offering specialised technical approvals for construction products.
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Circular business models are worth billions to LKAB

23 June 2021
Utilising side streams from our own and others’ industrial operations allows us to create new high quality, environmentally efficient products. “Already today, more than a third of LKAB’s sales of industrial minerals are from secondary streams of raw materials, generating over a billion kronor in income,” says David Högnelid, Chief Strategy Officer for Business Area Special Products.

Short lead times with Gypsol Complete

9 June 2021
Last week saw our first Delivery of Gypsol Complete binder to Notts Contractors in Yelland Barnstaple in the South West of England.

Safety Theme Week in China

2 June 2021
In line with the Safety Theme Week campaign — LKAB staff in China, Shanghai and Tianjin, held a series of activities and events in week 12, 2021. The Safety Theme Week also included 3rd parties and suppliers.
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LKAB Minerals launches online learning platform

28 May 2021
Following on from a successful year of digital webinars and seminars in 2020, we are excited to launch the next phase in our digital services; the LKAB Minerals online learning centre.

Groundbreaking ceremony celebrates UK Head Office renovation

18 May 2021
A groundbreaking ceremony on the 13th May 2021 marked the beginning of a £2m renovation and extension of LKAB Minerals UK Head Office, based in Derby.

Exploration confirms potential for producing mineral fertiliser and rare earth elements

31 March 2021
After having dramatically ramped up exploration activities, LKAB can now present the positive result: significant phosphorus mineral resources. “With a circular business model, we have the potential to supply European farmers with fossil-free and cadmium-free phosphorus mineral fertiliser, and the cleantech industry with rare earth elements” says Leif Boström, Senior Vice President Business Area Special Products, LKAB.

LKAB in China certified for sustainable mineral and product sourcing

26 March 2021
The SA8000 certification has been awarded to LKAB Trading, based in China, for its socially responsible supply chain management. This means all minerals and products procured through LKAB Trading is certified to comply with global standards for issues such as; child labour, occupational health and safety, and discrimination.