Making Uranium Recovery from Phosphates Great Again?
Steiner, G., Haneklaus, N., Geissler, B.
Erschienen in Environmental Science & Technology, 54, 3, 1287–1289, 2020.
Uranium miners in the United States initiated the investigation, hoping for quotas on foreign uranium imports that would allow them to better compete with enterprises, often state-run and heavily subsidized, abroad. Quotas, if implemented, could, in fact, re-energize uranium mining in the U.S.