Science Communication


  1. K. Binnemans & P.T. Jones, Solvometallurgy: an emerging branch in metallurgy, Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, 3, 570–600 (2017) –
  2. N.K. Batchu, T. Vander Hoogerstraete, D. Banerjee, K. Binnemans, Separation of rare earths by non-aqueous solvent extraction from ethylene glycol (+LiCl) solutions with Cyanex 923 in n-dodecane, RSC Advances, 7, 45351–45362 (2017)  –  10.1039/c7ra09144c
  3. X. Li, A. Van den Bossche, T. Vander Hoogerstraete, K. Binnemans, Ionic liquids with trichloride anions for oxidative dissolution of metals and alloys, Chem. Commun., 54, 475 (2018) – 10.1039/C7CC08645H
  4. Z. Li, X. Li, S. Raiguel, K. Binnemans, Separation of transition metals from rare earths by non-aqueous solvent extraction from ethylene glycol solutions using Aliquat 336, Separation and Purification Technology, 201, 318–326 (2018) –
  5. B. Verbelen, W. Dehaen, K. Binnemans, Selective Substitution of POCl3 with Organometallic Reagents: Synthesis of Phosphinates and Phosphonates, Synthesis, (2018) – DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1609435
  6. S. Van Loy, K. Binnemans, T. Van Gerven, Mechanochemical-Assisted Leaching of Lamp Phosphors: A Green Engineering Approach for Rare-Earth Recovery, Engineering, 4, 398-405, (2018) –
  7. B. Onghena, E. Papagni, E.R. Souza, D. Banerjee, K. Binnemans, T. Vander Hoogerstraete, Speciation of Lanthanide Ions in the Organic Phase after Extraction from Nitrate Media by Basic Extractants, RSC Advances, 8, 32044-32054 (2018) – 10.1039/C8RA06712K
  8. X. Li, Z. Li, M. Orefice, K Binnemans, Metal Recovery from Spent Samarium–Cobalt Magnets Using a Trichloride Ionic Liquid. ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., 7 (2), 2578-2584, (2019) – 10.1021/acssuschemeng.8b05604
  9. C. Deferm, J.C. Malaquias, B. Onghena, D. Banerjee, J. Luyten, H. Oosterhof, J. Fransaer, K. Binnemans-Electrodeposition of indium from the ionic liquid trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium chloride, Green Chemistry, 21, 1517–1530 (2019) –
  10. M. Orefice, H. Audoor, Z. Li, K. Binnemans, Solvometallurgical route for the recovery of Sm, Co, Cu and Fe from SmCo permanent magnets, Separation and Purification Technology, 219, 281-289 (2019) –
  11. W. Monnens, C. Deferm, J. Sniekers, J. Fransaer, K. Binnemans, Electrodeposition of indium from non-aqueous electrolytes, Chemical Communications, 55, 4789-4792 (2019) – DOI: 10.1039/C8CC10254F
  12. R. Macchieraldo, S. Gehrke, N.K. Batchu, B. Kirchner, K. Binnemans, Tuning Solvent Miscibility: A Fundamental Assessment on the Example of Induced Methanol/n-Dodecane Phase Separation, J. Phys. Chem., 123 (20) 4400-4407 (2019),
  13. Z. Li, Z. Zhang, S. Smolders, X.H. Li, S. Raiguel, E. Nies, D.E. De Vos, K. Binnemans: Enhancing Metal Separations by Liquid–Liquid Extraction Using Polar Solvents, Chemistry a European Journal, 25, 9197-9201 (2019). DOI: 10.1002/chem.201901800
  14. Z. Li, B. Bruynseels, K. Binnemans: Separation of GaCl3 from AlCl3 by solid-liquid extraction and stripping using anhydrous n-dodecane and NaCl, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 58, 12459-12464 (2019).

More papers

More papers of Koen Binnemans in the domain of solvometallurgy and ionic liquids are available here.