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In Seawater, Researchers See an Untapped Bounty of Critical Metals

Yale Environment  360  Researchers and companies are aiming to draw key minerals, including lithium and magnesium, from ocean water, desalination plant residue, and industrial waste brine. They say their processes will use less land and produce less pollution than mining, but major hurdles remain.  Story here.