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South Korea mines lithium from electronic waste

South Korea is recycling old mobile phones and laptop batteries to extract cobalt, lithium and other key metals used in making batteries for electric cars, while China is hunting most of the raw resources around the globe.

Portugal set to benefit from lithium boom | Money Talks

Portugal set to benefit from lithium boom | Money Talks

Power Pressure: Lithium demand rises with electric car use

Power Pressure: Lithium demand rises with electric car use

Lithium demand rises with use of electric cars | Money Talks

Lithium demand rises with use of electric cars | Money Talks

Demand for electric cars growing in Turkey | Money Talks

Demand for electric cars growing in Turkey | Money Talks

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

What will end the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region?

What will end the conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region?

Why hasn’t legal weed killed the black market?

Why hasn’t legal weed killed the black market?

Why has legal marijuana losing ground to the cartels in the United States?

Why has legal marijuana losing ground to the cartels in the United States?

Could Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border dispute be solved?

Could Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border dispute be solved?

Can unfreezing assets solve Afghanistan's economic crisis?

Can unfreezing assets solve Afghanistan's economic crisis?

Is the Philippines government covering up extrajudicial killings?

Is the Philippines government covering up extrajudicial killings?

Have US Republicans gone too far with the immigration debate?

Have US Republicans gone too far with the immigration debate?

Are US Republicans weaponising the immigration debate?

Are US Republicans weaponising the immigration debate?

Can SCO summit lead to a new world order?

Can SCO summit lead to a new world order?

Could the SCO become a NATO rival?

Could the SCO become a NATO rival?

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