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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…

Winter issue 2022 – pag. 39

CONFERENCE REPORT 39recyclinginternational.com | November/December | 2022 ute’ and is planning build a 150 000 tonnes per year battery recycling…

Winter issue 2022 – pag. 40

What we do Our worldwide battery recycling service includes mechanical, chemical (hydrometallurgical) and thermal (pyrometallurgical) processes of primary and secondary…

Winter issue 2022 – pag. 36

36 Recyclers scramble to boost battery metals market share The global battery recycling market was valued at EUR 10.4 billion…

Winter issue 2022 – pag. 37

CONFERENCE REPORT 37recyclinginternational.com | November/December | 2022 ‘Instead of starting from scratch, we’ve pooled our expertise and are using the…

Winter issue 2022 – pag. 38

38 ‘Our country’s battery recycling is also projected to grow in the near future,’ she adds quickly. In 2022, total…