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Vale looks to first-ever cobalt stream: report

Vale looks to first-ever cobalt stream: report

Vale has hired Canada's Bank of Montreal (BMO) to raise around US$500 million from bidders for cobalt that would be produced at its Voisey's Bay nickel mine in eastern Canada Read More...
31 January 2018 Read more
Argus Metals Week 2018

Argus Metals Week 2018

The 10th Argus Metals Week will take place in London on 27 February – 2 March 2017. Alongside an expanded Battery Conference and SnWTa Summit, the 2018 event delivers more cobalt-dedicated sess...
29 January 2018 Read more
Researchers develop a cheaper new fuel cell using cobalt

Researchers develop a cheaper new fuel cell using cobalt

Researchers from the University of California have developed an inexpensive and efficient catalyst material for a new type of fuel cell which is made of porous carbon nanofibers embedded with a compou...
23 January 2018 Read more
Introducing the Cobalt Industry Responsible Assessment Framework (CIRAF)

Introducing the Cobalt Industry Responsible Assessment Framework (CIRAF)

The Cobalt Institute (CI) members have had a longstanding commitment to the responsible production and use of cobalt in all forms which is enshrined in its 5 key Objectives and 7 Guiding Principles....
20 November 2017 Read more
A new generation of fertilizers based on metal nanoparticles, including cobalt, expected to produce macro-harvests

A new generation of fertilizers based on metal nanoparticles, including cobalt, expected to produce macro-harvests

Russian scientists have developed a new generation of innovative fertilizers that, they say, are capable of increasing crop productivity by 25 per cent. Read More...
14 November 2017 Read more
EV Makers Join Forces to “Drive Sustainability” in Cobalt Mining

EV Makers Join Forces to “Drive Sustainability” in Cobalt Mining

Electric cars manufacturers join efforts in a new Drive Sustainability alliance. The initiative will set up a Raw Materials Observatory to identify and address ethical issues in raw materials sourcing...
30 October 2017 Read more
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