TIC 62nd General Assembly (2021)

The 62nd General Assembly will be held in London, UK, on November 14th to 17th 2021. On this event Tecnalia and PNO will present our TARANTULA project. The 2021 conference will explore issues such as: How by-product tantalum from lithium mining could...

PLATIRUS Exploitation Workshop (April 21, 2021)

The PLATIRUS project is organizing an Online Exploitation Workshop on 21 April. The event will bring together stakeholders from across the Europe who are interested in the topic of the recovery of Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) from a wide variety of waste resources...

61st virtual General Assembly of T.I.C.

  On October 12, 2020, the 61st General Assembly of T.I.C. (Tantalum-Niobium International Study Center) will take place virtually and interactively, held in association with MIRU, a leading Japanese news organisation focused on metal markets. The General Assembly is...

ICAMCyL will represent TARANTULA at the next RMIS workshop

On 3rd December 2020, the 4th workshop of the RMIS (Raw Materials Information System) will be held online by JRC (Joint Research Centre) and EASME (European Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises) and it will have as object “Channelling knowledge from European...

M12 Virtual meeting

During M7-M12, a global pandemy due to COVID-19 affected social and economic activities worldwide. In TARANTULA project, the M12 face to face meeting to be celebrated in Salamanca (June 4-5th) was cancelled. A strong effort was dedicated to organize both this Telco...

Public acceptance of mining and recycling in Europe: six recommendations

Public acceptance or the ‘Social License to Operate’ is widely acknowledged as the biggest financial risk for the mining sector. Six different perspectives and recommendations coming from six different sectors were debated during a satellite event of the EU Raw Materials Week (22 Nov. 2019).


Recovery of Tungsten, Niobium and Tantalum occurring as by-products in mining and processing waste streams


This project has received funding from the European Union's EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 under Grant Agreement No 821159