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Halleck Creek Project Update

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

DENVER, June 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Rare Earths Ltd. (ASX: ARR | OTCQX: ARRNF | ADR: AMRRY) (“ARR” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide a project update around previously announced project milestones and announce upcoming exploration drilling at the Halleck Creek Project. Under the DARPA Environmental Microbes as a BioEngineering Resource (EMBER) program, Phase II was recently awarded an additional US$4.6 million in R&D funding for continued studies. This is noteworthy as prior work from this research has been utilized in the current processing flowsheet, using gravity separation techniques developed in the research, and the R&D continues to utilise Halleck Creek ore2.

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  • DENVER, June 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Rare Earths Ltd. (ASX: ARR | OTCQX: ARRNF | ADR: AMRRY) (“ARR” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide a project update around previously announced project milestones and announce upcoming exploration drilling at the Halleck Creek Project.
  • Donald Swartz, CEO of American Rare Earths, commented:
    “I am pleased to announce our continued project execution to de-risk the project.
  • Mineral Technologies ran approximately 400 kg of Halleck Creek core across spiral separators showing distinct separation between the material (Figure 2 ).
  • SGS Canada is performing high-pressure grinding roll (HPGR), gravity separation, wet-high intensity magnetic separation, and electrostatic separation tests on approximately 75kg of Halleck Creek core.

TMC and SGS Produce World-First Cobalt Sulfate from Deep-Seafloor Polymetallic Nodules

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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

The cobalt sulfate was generated during bench-scale testing of TMC’s hydrometallurgical flowsheet design with SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”).

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  • The cobalt sulfate was generated during bench-scale testing of TMC’s hydrometallurgical flowsheet design with SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”).
  • “This achievement further demonstrates the potential for seafloor polymetallic nodules as a valuable resource,” said Dr. Jeffrey Donald, TMC Head of Onshore Development.
  • “Following the success of our first nickel sulfate production in April, production of the world’s first cobalt sulfate from deep-seafloor nodules is another important milestone for TMC and for creating a responsible supply of metals required for human flourishing.
  • In April, TMC and SGS produced the world’s first nickel sulfate derived exclusively from seafloor polymetallic nodules.

Untether AI Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

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Thursday, June 6, 2024

Untether AI® , the leader in energy-centric AI inference acceleration, today announced that it has received the ISO 9001:2015 certification of its Quality Management System.

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  • Untether AI® , the leader in energy-centric AI inference acceleration, today announced that it has received the ISO 9001:2015 certification of its Quality Management System.
  • A key milestone in Untether AI’s commitment to quality, this certification recognizes its internal quality systems for the runAI® and speedAI® AI inference acceleration devices, cards, and the associated imAIgine® Software Development Kit (SDK).
  • This certification was audited by SGS, the industry’s largest provider of ISO audits, certification, and performance assessments.
  • “We are gratified to have received ISO 9001:2015 certification,” said Bob Beachler, vice president of product at Untether AI.

Testing, Inspection, and Certification Market Size in Japan is set to grow by USD 3.10 billion from 2024-2028, Stringent government regulations to ensure product and environmental safety boost the market, Technavio

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are revolutionizing testing, inspection, and certification services in Japan.

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  • Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are revolutionizing testing, inspection, and certification services in Japan.
  • The adoption of these technologies is expected to grow the testing, inspection, and certification market in Japan.
  • The Testing, Inspection, and Certification (TIC) market in Japan is experiencing significant growth, driven by the increasing demand for decarbonization and digital transformation.
  • Overall, the TIC market in Japan requires providers to be agile, innovative, and responsive to meet the evolving needs of clients.

SGS Pioneers Innovative Technologies in Critical Battery Metals in North America

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

SGS has the unique experience and knowledge to help advance these projects, assisting the US government with achieving its objectives and finding long-term solutions to increase the competitiveness of the North American battery materials industry.

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  • SGS has the unique experience and knowledge to help advance these projects, assisting the US government with achieving its objectives and finding long-term solutions to increase the competitiveness of the North American battery materials industry.
  • Verbaan spoke about the importance of metallurgical testing, piloting, and demonstration-style operations in developing critical mineral projects to avoid lengthy and expensive plant ramp-ups and emphasized that critical mineral projects require more de-risking than conventional mining projects.
  • "The purpose of de-risking is to ensure a better chance of success and commercialization for a resilient and sustainable North American supply chain," said Verbaan.
  • SGS is pleased to be in conversations with Abby Wulf, Executive Chair of the American Battery Materials Initiative, Department of Energy, and Alex Jacquez, Special Assistant to the President, National Economic Council at The White House, who are facilitating the US government's critical mineral and battery strategy.

Simplify Green Claim Verification and Certification With the SGS Green Mark

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Thursday, May 30, 2024

Once compliance has been confirmed through rigorous assessment within SGS's global network of laboratories, a product can display the fully traceable SGS Green Mark.

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  • Once compliance has been confirmed through rigorous assessment within SGS's global network of laboratories, a product can display the fully traceable SGS Green Mark.
  • Following the company's piloting of the scheme, a range of companies from electronic and textile sectors have already gained the SGS Green Mark with consumers now benefiting from products displaying the SGS logo and QR code.
  • Charles Ly Wa Hoi, Executive Vice President, SGS said: "We anticipate that the SGS Green Mark, with its independent third-party assessment, will become a market-leading solution for environmentally responsible organizations around the world."
  • Arch Textiles Manufacture Corp: "We are proud to have gained an SGS Green Mark for our innovative Magnif-ECO(R) recycled fiber.

Aptar Releases 2023 Corporate Sustainability / ESG Report

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Thursday, May 30, 2024

AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in drug and consumer product dosing, dispensing and protection technologies, today released its 2023 Corporate Sustainability / Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Report entitled Progress Takes Shape.

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  • AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in drug and consumer product dosing, dispensing and protection technologies, today released its 2023 Corporate Sustainability / Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Report entitled Progress Takes Shape.
  • Aptar’s report highlights key milestones of its global sustainability strategy across the company’s global operations focused on three key pillars:
    This press release features multimedia.
  • “Our keen focus on ESG, both in the way we run our business and in the solutions we provide, affords us a strong competitive advantage.
  • Aptar’s 2023 Corporate Sustainability / ESG Report is prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards.

Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic (PKPD) Data Analysis and Sample Tracking, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks

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Monday, May 13, 2024

TORONTO, May 13, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic (PKPD) modeling is used to describe and quantify dose–concentration–effect relationships. LabConnect collaborates with SGS Analytics to provide PKPD solutions to provide data to help with dose, route, and schedule of administration design of investigational drugs.

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  • The featured speakers will discuss how LabConnect's enhanced sample tracking abilities, in combination with the comprehensive data analysis provided by SGS, ensure maximum effectiveness and shorter timelines to market.
  • In this webinar, attendees will get a better understanding of the PKPD solutions offered by LabConnect to support clinical trials.
  • Register for this webinar today to gain insights into PKPD solutions that can be used for conducting successful clinical trials.
  • The enhanced sample tracking abilities of LabConnect in combination with the comprehensive data analysis provided by SGS ensures maximum effectiveness and shorter timelines to market.

Yee Hop Holdings' (1662.HK) Subsidiary APEL Triumphs with Three Medals at the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva

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Monday, May 6, 2024

APEL performed excellently at the 49th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva, with three scientific research entries respectively winning two gold and one bronze medals, achieving a 100% success rate.

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  • APEL performed excellently at the 49th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva, with three scientific research entries respectively winning two gold and one bronze medals, achieving a 100% success rate.
  • This exhibition is one of the largest international exhibitions of inventions, providing inventors and researchers with a unique opportunity to showcase research results and new products.
  • The 49th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva was held in April in Geneva, Switzerland, featuring over 1,000 inventions from 38 countries and regions.
  • Today, we are delighted to receive recognition from international research institutions and achieve remarkable results at the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva.

Azimut and SOQUEM Cut Very High Grade Lithium Drill Intercepts on Galinée, James Bay Region, Quebec

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Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Azimut and its partner SOQUEM Inc. have ranked the Galinée Property as one of their top priorities for 2024.

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  • Azimut and its partner SOQUEM Inc. have ranked the Galinée Property as one of their top priorities for 2024.
  • This interval was encountered in a white pegmatite cut over a length of 71.8 metres from 75.9 m to 147.7 m along hole (true width undetermined at this stage).
  • Azimut and SOQUEM consider Galinée’s lithium potential to be largely underexplored.
  • Core samples are sent to ALS Laboratories in Montreal (Quebec) for ICP multi-element analysis (laboratory codes: ME-MS61, ME-MS89L, ME-ICP82b).