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L. Zhang, L. Li, D. Shi, J. Li, X. Peng, F. Nie, Selective extraction of lithium from alkaline brine using HBTA-TOPO synergistic extraction system, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 188, 2017

S. Li, D. Lu, X. Chen, X. Zheng, X. Li, H. Chu, Y. Wang, Industrial application of a modified pilot-scale Jameson cell for the flotation of spodumene ore in high altitude area, Powder Technology, Vol. 320, 2017

A. Schneider, H. Schmidt, M. Meven, E. Brendler, J. Kirchner, G. Martin, M. Bertau, W. Voigt, Lithium extraction from the mineral zinnwaldite: Part I: Effect of thermal treatment on properties and structure of zinnwaldite, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 111, 2017

W. Xiang, S. Liang, Z. Zhou, W. Qin, W. Fei, Lithium recovery from salt lake brine by counter-current extraction using tributyl phosphate/FeCl3 in methyl isobutyl ketone, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 171, 2017

M. Jouliť, E. Billy, R. Laucournet, D. Meyer, Current collectors as reducing agent to dissolve active materials of positive electrodes from Li-ion battery wastes, , Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, 2017

C. Shi, Y. Jing, J. Xiao, X. Wang, Y. Jia, Liquid-liquid extraction of lithium using novel phosphonium ionic liquid as an extractant, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, 2017

K. Ooi, Y. Makita, A. Sonoda, R. Chitrakar, Y. Tasaki-Handa, T. Nakazato, Modelling of column lithium desorption from Li+-loaded adsorbent obtained by adsorption from salt brine, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, 2017

S. Reichel, T. Aubel, A. Patzig, E. Janneck, M. Martin, Lithium recovery from lithium-containing micas using sulfur oxidizing microorganisms, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 106, 2017

J. Tian, L. Xu, W. Deng, H. Jiang, Z. Gao, Y. Hu, Adsorption mechanism of new mixed anionic/cationic collectors in a spodumene-feldspar flotation system, Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 164, 2017

G. Martin, C. Pštzold, M. Bertau, Integrated process for lithium recovery from zinnwaldite, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 160, 2017

N. Vieceli, C.A. Nogueira, M.F.C. Pereira, A.P. Soares Dias, F.O. Dur„o, C. Guimar„es, F. Margarido, Effects of mechanical activation on lithium extraction from a lepidolite ore concentrate, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 102, 2017

W. Liu, H. Xu, X. Shi, X. Yang, Fractional crystallization for extracting lithium from Cha'erhan tail brine, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 167, 2017

E.G. Pinna, M.C. Ruiz, M.W. Ojeda, M.H. Rodriguez, Cathodes of spent Li-ion batteries: Dissolution with phosphoric acid and recovery of lithium and cobalt from leach liquors, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 167, 2017

N. Vieceli, F.O. Dur„o, C. Guimar„es, C.A. Nogueira, M.F.C. Pereira, F. Margarido, Grade-recovery modelling and optimization of the froth flotation process of a lepidolite ore, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 157, 2016

N.Kh. Salakjani, A.N. Nikoloski, P. Singh, Mineralogical transformations of spodumene concentrate from Greenbushes, Western Australia. Part 2: Microwave heating, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 100, 2017

W. Xiang, S. Liang, Z. Zhou, W. Qin, W. Fei, Extraction of lithium from salt lake brine containing borate anion and high concentration of magnesium, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 166, 2016

C. Shi, Y. Jing, J. Xiao, X. Wang, Y. Yao, Y. Jia, Solvent extraction of lithium from aqueous solution using non-fluorinated functionalized ionic liquids as extraction agents, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 172, 2017

B. Swain, Recovery and recycling of lithium: A review, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 172, 2017

Z. Ji, Q. Chen, J. Yuan, J. Liu, Y. Zhao, W. Feng, Preliminary study on recovering lithium from high Mg2+/Li+ ratio brines by electrodialysis, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 172, 2017

N.Kh. Salakjani, P. Singh, A.N. Nikoloski, Mineralogical transformations of spodumene concentrate from Greenbushes, Western Australia. Part 1: Conventional heating, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 98, 2016

O. Peltosaari, P. Tanskanen, S. Hautala, E. Heikkinen, T. Fabritius, Mechanical enrichment of converted spodumene by selective sieving, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 98, 2016

R.E.C. Torrejos, G.M. Nisola, H.S. Song, J.W. Han, C.P. Lawagon, J.G. Seo, S. Koo, H. Kim, W. Chung, Liquid-liquid extraction of lithium using lipophilic dibenzo-14-crown-4 ether carboxylic acid in hydrophobic room temperature ionic liquid, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 164, 2016

L. Ji, L. Li, D. Shi, J. Li, Z. Liu, D. Xu, X. Song, Extraction equilibria of lithium with N,N-bis(2-ethylhexyl)-3-oxobutanamide and tributyl phosphate in kerosene and FeCl3, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 164, 2016

Z. Takacova, T. Havlik, F. Kukurugya, D. Orac, Cobalt and lithium recovery from active mass of spent Li-ion batteries: Theoretical and experimental approach, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 163, 2016

L. Ji, Y. Hu, L. Li, D. Shi, J. Li, F. Nie, F. Song, Z. Zeng, W. Sun, Z. Liu, Lithium Extraction with a Synergistic System of Dioctyl Phthalate and Tributyl Phosphate in Kerosene and FeCl3, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 162, 2016

S. Virolainen, M.F. Fini, V. Miettinen, A. Laitinen, M. Haapalainen, T. Sainio, Removal of calcium and magnesium from lithium brine concentrate via continuous counter-current solvent extraction, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 162, 2016

Chi Won Hwang, Min Ho Jeong, Young Joong Kim, Won Keun Son, Kyung Suk Kang, Chang Soo Lee, Taek Sung Hwang, Process design for lithium recovery using bipolar membrane electrodialysis system, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 166, 2016

L. Xu, Y. Hu, J. Tian, H. Wu, Y. Yang, X. Zeng, Z. Wang, J. Wang, Selective flotation separation of spodumene from feldspar using new mixed anionic/cationic collectors, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 89, 2016

P.K. Choubey, Min-seuk Kim, R.R. Srivastava, Jae-chun Lee, Jin-Young Lee, Advance review on the exploitation of the prominent energy-storage element: Lithium. Part I: From mineral and brine resources, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 89, 2016

H. Li, L. Li, D. Shi, J. Li, L. Ji, X. Peng, F. Nie, F. Song, Z. Zeng, Extraction kinetics of lithium ions by N,N-bis(2-ethylhexyl)acetamide from simulated brine using rising single drop method, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 160, 2016

S. Joo, D. Shin, C. Oh, J. Wang, G. Senanayake, S.M. Shin, Selective extraction and separation of nickel from cobalt, manganese and lithium in pre-treated leach liquors of ternary cathode material of spent lithium-ion batteries using synergism caused by Versatic 10 acid and LIX 84-I, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 159, 2016

G. Kuang, H. Li, S. Hu, R. Jin, S. Liu, H. Guo, Recovery of aluminium and lithium from gypsum residue obtained in the process of lithium extraction from lepidolite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

T. Ryu, J. Shin, D. Lee, J. Ryu, I. Park, H. Hong, Y.S. Huh, B. Kim, K. Chung, Development of multi-stage column for lithium recovery from an aqueous solution, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 157, 2015

O. Peltosaari, P. Tanskanen, E. Heikkinen, T. Fabritius, Phase transformation of spodumene with hybrid microwave and conventional furnaces, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 82, 2015

P. Meshram, B.D. Pandey, T.R. Mankhand, Hydrometallurgical processing of spent lithium ion batteries (LIBs) in the presence of a reducing agent with emphasis on kinetics of leaching, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 281, 2015

W. Liu, S. Zhang, W. Wang, J. Zhang, W. Yan, J. Deng, Q. Feng, Y. Huang, The effects of Ca(II) and Mg(II) ions on the flotation of spodumene using NaOL, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 79, 2015

Y. Pranolo, Z. Zhu, C.Y. Cheng, Separation of lithium from sodium in chloride solutions using SSX systems with LIX 54 and Cyanex 923, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 154, 2015

B. Swain, C. Mishra, J. Jeong, J. Lee, H.S. Hong, B.D. Pandey, Separation of Co(II) and Li(I) with Cyanex 272 using hollow fiber supported liquid membrane: A comparison with flat sheet supported liquid membrane and dispersive solvent extraction process, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 271, 2015

T.T. Hien-Dinh, V.T. Luong, R. Gierť, T. Tran, Extraction of lithium from lepidolite via iron sulphide roasting and water leaching, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 153, 2015

S. Chehreh Chelgani, T. LeiŖner, M. Rudolph, U.A. Peuker, Study of the relationship between zinnwaldite chemical composition and magnetic susceptibility, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 72, 2015

T. Ryu, D. Lee, J.C. Ryu, J. Shin, K. Chung, Y.H. Kim, Lithium recovery system using electrostatic field assistance, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 151, 2015

G.P. Nayaka, J. Manjanna, K.V. Pai, R. Vadavi, S.J. Keny, V.S. Tripathi, Recovery of valuable metal ions from the spent lithium-ion battery using aqueous mixture of mild organic acids as alternative to mineral acids, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 151, 2015

F. Yu, Y. Wang, L. Zhang, G. Zhu, Role of oleic acid ionic molecular complexes in the flotation of spodumene, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 71, 2015

Q. Yu, K. Sasaki, In situ X-ray diffraction investigation of the evolution of a nanocrystalline lithium-ion sieve from biogenic manganese oxide, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 150, 2014

P. Meshram, B.D. Pandey, T.R. Mankhand, Extraction of lithium from primary and secondary sources by pre-treatment, leaching and separation: A comprehensive review, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 150, 2014

C. Zhu, Y. Dong, Z. Yun, Y. Hao, C. Wang, N. Dong, W. Li, Study of lithium exploitation from carbonate subtype and sulfate type salt-lakes of Tibet, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 149, 2014

S. Zandevakili, M. Ranjbar, M. Ehteshamzadeh, Recovery of lithium from Urmia Lake by a nanostructure MnO2 ion sieve, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 149, 2014

W. Tang, X. Chen, T. Zhou, H. Duan, Y. Chen, J. Wang, Recovery of Ti and Li from spent lithium titanate cathodes by a hydrometallurgical process, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 147-148, 2014

G.D. Rosales, M. del Carmen Ruiz, M.H. Rodriguez, Novel process for the extraction of lithium from Ŗ-spodumene by leaching with HF, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 147-148, 2014

N. Um, T. Hirato, Precipitation behavior of Ca(OH)2, Mg(OH)2, and Mn(OH)2 from CaCl2, MgCl2, and MnCl2 in NaOH-H2O solutions and study of lithium recovery from seawater via two-stage precipitation process, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 146, 2014

X. Liu, X. Chen, Z. Zhao, X. Liang, Effect of Na+ on Li extraction from brine using LiFePO4/FePO4 electrodes, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 146, 2014

Z. Jie, W. Weiqing, L. Jing, H. Yang, F. Qiming, Z. Hong, Fe(III) as an activator for the flotation of spodumene, albite, and quartz minerals, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 61, 2014

L.I. Barbosa, G. Valente, R.P. Orosco, J.A. GonzŠlez, Lithium extraction from Ŗ-spodumene through chlorination with chlorine gas, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 56, 2014

V. Tri Luong, D. Jun Kang, J. Woong An, D. Anh Dao, M. Jun Kim, T. Tran, Iron sulphate roasting for extraction of lithium from lepidolite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 141, 2014

H. Vu, J. Bernardi, J. JandovŠ, L. VaculŪkovŠ, V. GoliŠö, Lithium and rubidium extraction from zinnwaldite by alkali digestion process: Sintering mechanism and leaching kinetics, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 123, 2013

S. Al-Thyabat, T. Nakamura, E. Shibata, A. Iizuka, Adaptation of minerals processing operations for lithium-ion (LiBs) and nickel metal hydride (NiMH) batteries recycling: Critical review, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 45, 2013

T. Suzuki, T. Nakamura, Y. Inoue, M. Niinae, J. Shibata, A hydrometallurgical process for the separation of aluminum, cobalt, copper and lithium in acidic sulfate media, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 98, 2012

Q. Yan, X. Li, Z. Wang, X. Wu, J. Wang, H. Guo, Q. Hu, W. Peng, Extraction of lithium from lepidolite by sulfation roasting and water leaching, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 110-111, 2012

Q. Yan, X. Li, Z. Yin, Z. Wang, H. Guo, W. Peng, Q. Hu, A novel process for extracting lithium from lepidolite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 121-124, 2012

J. JandovŠ, P. DvorŠk, J. FormŠnek, Hong N. Vu, Recovery of rubidium and potassium alums from lithium-bearing minerals, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 119-120, 2012

Q. Yan, X. Li, Z. Wang, X. Wu, H. Guo, Q. Hu, W. Peng, J. Wang, Extraction of valuable metals from lepidolite, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 117-118, 2012

J. Woong An, D. Jun Kang, K. Thi Tran, M. Jun Kim, T. Lim, T. Tran, Recovery of lithium from Uyuni salar brine, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 117-118, 2012

O. Sitando, P.L. Crouse, Processing of a Zimbabwean petalite to obtain lithium carbonate, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol. 102-103, 2012

E. Siame, R.D. Pascoe, Extraction of lithium from micaceous waste from china clay production, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 24, No. 14, 2011

Y. Chen, Q. Tian, B. Chen, X. Shi, T. Liao, Preparation of lithium carbonate from spodumene by a sodium carbonate autoclave process, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 108, No. 3-4, 2011

L. Li, R. Chen, F. Sun, F. Wu, J. Liu, Preparation of LiCoO2 films from spent lithium-ion batteries by a combined recycling process, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 108, No. 3-4, 2011

J.M. Zhao, X.Y. Shen, F.L. Deng, F.C. Wang, Y. Wu, H.Z. Liu, Synergistic extraction and separation of valuable metals from waste cathodic material of lithium ion batteries using Cyanex272 and PC-88A, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 78, No. 3, 2011

L. Li, J. Ge, R. Chen, F. Wu, S. Chen, X. Zhang, Environmental friendly leaching reagent for cobalt and lithium recovery from spent lithium-ion batteries, Waste Management, Vol. 30, No. 12, 2010

Shiraishi, Y., et al, Ultrasonic propagation in molten lithium, sodium and potassium silicates, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy (Trans. IMM Sec. C), Vol.119, No.2, 2010

J. Jandova, P. Dvorak, Hong N. Vu, Processing of zinnwaldite waste to obtain Li2CO3, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 103, No. 1-4, 2010

F. Brandt, R. Haus, New concepts for lithium minerals processing, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 23, No. 8, 2010

B. Swain, J. Jeong, K. Yoo, J. Lee, Synergistic separation of Co(II)/Li(I) for the recycling of LIB industry wastes by supported liquid membrane using Cyanex 272 and DR-8R, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 101, No. 1-2, 2010

A.H. Hamzaoui, B. Jamoussi and A. M'nif, Lithium recovery from highly concentrated solutions: Response surface methodology (RSM) process parameters optimization, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 90, No.1, 2008

J. KondŠs, J. JandovŠ and M. Nemeckova, Processing of spent Li/MnO2 batteries to obtain Li2CO3, Hydrometallurgy, Vol.84 No.3-4, 2006

B. Swain, J. Jeong, J. Lee and G.-H. Lee, Separation of cobalt and lithium from mixed sulphate solution using Na-Cyanex 272, Hydrometallurgy, Vol.84 No.3-4, 2006

J. Nan, D. Han, M. Yang, M. Cui and X. Hou, Recovery of metal values from a mixture of spent lithium-ion batteries and nickel-metal hydride batteries, Hydrometallurgy, Vol.84 No.1-2, 2006

Aktas, S. et al, Recovery of metallic values from spent Li ion secondary batteries, Minerals Processing and Extractive Metallurgy (Trans. IMM C), , Vol.115 No.2, 2006

A. Buyukburc, D. Maraslioglu, M.S.U. Bilici, G. Koksal, Extraction of lithium from boron clays by using natural and waste materials and statistical modelling to achieve cost reduction, Minerals Engineering, Vol.19 No.5, 2006

S.M. Shin, N.H. Kim, J.S. Sohn, D.H. Yang, Y.H. Kim, Development of a metal recovery process from Li-ion battery wastes. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.79 No.3-4, 2005

Menendez, M., et al, Optimisation of spodumene flotation. European Journal of Mineral Processing and Environmental Protection, Vol.4 No.2, 2004

C. Lupi, M. Pasquali. Electrolytic nickel recovery from lithium-ion batteries. Minerals Engineering, Vol.16, No.6, 2003

Lee, C.K., and Rhee, K.I., Reductive leaching of cathodic active materials from lithium ion battery wastes. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.68 No.1-3, 2003

K.S. Moon, D.W. Fuerstenau, Surface crystal chemistry in selective flotation of spodumene (LiAl[SiO3]2) from other aluminosilicates. International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.72 No.1-4, 2003



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