Fossil-free mineral fertilizer vital for agriculture
15 October 2020
”Input materials are an important part of the striving towards fossil-free agriculture. Lifecycle analyses of one kilo of wheat show that as much as a third of the carbon-dioxide footprint comes from mineral fertilizer," explains Claes Johansson, Lantmännen's head of sustainable development.
Launching a European alliance to secure access to critical raw materials
29 September 2020
Today the European Union is launching the European Raw Materials Alliance (ERMA), that LKAB is a partner of, with the ambition to secure access to sustainable raw materials, advanced materials, and industrial processing know-how.
LKAB plans a fossil-free industrial park for recycling mine waste and producing critical raw materials
28 September 2020
In the ReeMAP project, of which the aim is to develop technology for recycling mine waste, LKAB also plans to produce input materials, including hydrogen, and to electrify processes and thereby virtually eliminate carbon dioxide emissions in mine-waste recycling.
Here at LKAB Minerals, we process and trade more than thirty different minerals that go into a wide range of applications. The role of industrial minerals in day-to-day life is not known to all of us, through a series of articles, we will highlight some of the key minerals present in essential products and services.
Bentonite; a key mineral for a variety of applications
4 August 2020
Here at LKAB Minerals, we process and trade a multitude of different minerals for a wide range of applications. The role of industrial minerals in day-to-day life is not common knowledge, so through a series of articles, we will highlight the key minerals utilised in essential applications.