Umicore: Battery recycling can provide sustainable cobalt, lithium
Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018
Mitigating measures, such as recycling and substitution are essential for sustainable battery supply, Umicore said at the Advanced Automotive Batteries Conference last month.
Battery recycling is a viable way to ensure the
sustainability of supplies of lithium and cobalt, but
scalability, collaboration and primary raw material prices will
all be key to its success, according to Christian
Hagelüken, Umicore’s director of EU
"Closing the battery loop [is] more than just getting...