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China's rare earth industry creates standardized management system

4:58 AM MDT | August 8, 2013 | Deepti Ramesh

The Chinese government says that, through a series of measures implemented in the last two years by China's cabinet, the State Council, the rare earth industry in China has created a standardized management system. Industrial management standards and regulations, as well as pollutant emission standards and rare earth resource taxes, have been put into place to ensure the healthy development of the industry, the government says. Nearly 14 illegal mines were shut down and 14 cases involving smuggling of rare earths were investigated in 2011 and 2012; and over 4...

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