Review of potential resources for critical minerals in Greenland

06-04-2017
News

A new report from Center for Minerals and Materials at Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) presents a review of the Greenland potential resources for undiscovered deposits of critical minerals.

Minerals are essential raw materials for the development and progress of modern society. The availability of raw materials varies from commodity to commodity, and from country to country. Some raw materials, however, are of crucial importance to the society and at the same time the supply-chain is threatened; such raw materials are defined as critical raw materials.