Desalination tech turns the oceans into unlimited lithium mine

Posted in Science on 19th Feb, 2018
by Alex Muller

The earths ocean water is full of lithium salts and getting at it will simply be a byproduct of desalinating drinking water from seawater.

Lithium in tap water may cut dementia

Posted in Science on 24th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

People with higher levels of lithium in their drinking water appear to have a lower risk of developing dementia, say researchers in Denmark.

Quest to Mine Seawater for Lithium Advances

Posted in Science on 8th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Predicted lithium shortages for batteries are leading to novel technologies for recovering the element.