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Francis Flower becomes LKAB

Francis Flower email migration

10 April 2019
This week marks the beginning of the Francis Flower email migration from @francisflower.co.uk to @lkab.com.
Karin van der Staaij - LKAB Minerals at PVC Formulation 2019

Global trends in PVC trade and technology

10 April 2019
An international crowd gathered at the PVC formulation event from 1-3 April in Cologne, Germany to exchange knowledge on all things PVC-related.

An integrated future; LKAB’s first Operations Conference

9 April 2019
On Wednesday 13th March, LKAB Minerals UK & Ireland held its first Operations Conference at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Nottingham.
Empty stand at UK Concrete Show

An integrated offering to the concrete sector

28 March 2019
Last week, colleagues from the UK & Ireland exhibited at the Concrete Show in Birmingham. This event was a milestone in LKAB Minerals history as the first of its kind as an integrated company, since the acquisition of Francis Flower in December.
LKAB office building

Sustainable business practises

25 March 2019
In addition to our Code of Conduct and Human Rights Policy, LKAB publishes a more detailed "Modern Slavery Act Statement". This statement defines how we work to ensure our own operations as well as our supply chain is free from human trafficking, forced or slave work.

Radiation shielding BNCT facility

12 March 2019
With the first BNCT(Boron Neutron Capture Device) treatment unit, Finland has become the world leader in cancer treatment.

Showing results matter

8 March 2019
Providing examples of end products that are possible with our UltraCarb, MicaFort and MagniF minerals creates new inquiries.

Educating precast industry

1 March 2019
From the 19th to the 21st of February 2019 the German-speaking precast industry gathered in Ulm for the BetonTage (Concrete Day) 2019.

LKAB invests in pilot plants for phosphorus and rare earth metals

20 February 2019
"We are investing 45 million kronor in pilot plants as part of a pre feasibility study to define a process that enables recycling of mine waste through innovative processing, producing critical raw materials. Lab tests conducted during the year confirmed that we can produce more phosphorus and rare earth metals than estimated," says President and Group CEO, Jan Moström.