Ion-adsorption REEs in regolith of the Liberty Hill pluton, South Carolina, USA: An effect of hydrothermal alteration

Online link http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gexplo.2016.09.009
Description Ion-adsorbed rare earth element (REE) deposits supply the majority of world heavy REE production and substantial light REE production, but relatively little is known of their occurrence outside Southeast Asia. We examined the distribution and forms of REE
Originators Bern, Carleton R.; Yesavage, Tiffany; and Foley, Nora K.
Publication Journal of Geochemical Exploration 172