Lederer, Graham W.

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Beryllium—A critical mineral commodity—Resources, production, and supply chain

Beryllium is a lightweight metallic element used in a wide variety of specialty and industrial applications. As a function of its unique chemical and physical properties, such as a high stiffness-to-weight ratio, resistance to temperature extremes, and hi

Recent trends in the nonfuel minerals industry of Iran

<h1>Summary</h1> In response to the recent removal of international sanctions on Iran, including the lifting of &ldquo;secondary&rdquo; sanctions by the United States on investment into and trade with Iran, the U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Inf

Draft critical mineral list—Summary of methodology and background information—U.S. Geological Survey technical input document in response to Secretarial Order No. 3359

Pursuant to the Presidential Executive Order (EO) No. 13817, “A Federal Strategy to Ensure Secure and Reliable Supplies of Critical Minerals,” the Secretary of the Interior, in coordination with the Secretary of Defense, and in consultation with the h