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Future vision: extracting more cobalt and nickel from li-ion batteries

Researchers at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign claim a new electrochemical process could revolutionise lithium-ion battery recycling. The innovation relies…

Umicore to take over cobalt refinery in Finland

Umicore has agreed to acquire Freeport Cobalt’s cobalt refining and cathode precursor activities in Kokkola, Finland. The US$ 150 million…

Next phase for cobalt recovery from batteries

Scientists at a US university are experimenting with solvents to find a more sustainable way of recovering valuable metals from…

Samsung getting ready to recycle cobalt from phones and cars

Global – Battery supplier Samsung SDI Co. says it will recycle cobalt from used mobile phones in light of ongoing…

Cobalt-60 contamination worry for India’s scrap dealers

Archiv – India | One person has died and a further seven have been severely affected by exposure to radioactive…

Cobalt-60 contamination worry for India’s scrap dealers

India – One person has died and a further seven have been severely affected by exposure to radioactive cobalt-60 contained…

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In the Laboratory 81recyclinginternational.com | November/December | 2021 reclaiming valuable battery metals with ultrasonic waves The word ‘ultrasound’ probably makes…

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64 share your sorting Best practices in aachen Advanced sorting systems are cru- cial for recyclers looking to maxi- mise…

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65recyclinginternational.com | November/December | 2021 trends & updates mexico plastics recycling deal a ‘lifetime amBition’ UK entrepreneur Carlos Ludlow-Palafox has…

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26 Great expectations: electric vehicles change up a gear ‘Recyclers are facing a very dynamic battery market,’ according to Christophe…

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BATTERIES 27recyclinginternational.com | November/December | 2021 ‘Looking ahead, this represents a very healthy growth rate averaging roughly 9% over the…