Carbon industry “does not have enough synthetic graphite”

By Laura Syrett
Published: Monday, 10 December 2012

Worldwide demand to increase for foreseeable future – Tokai Carbon

Demand for synthetic graphite is outstripping production, delegates at IM’s 2nd Graphite Conference in London heard last week.

“We do not have enough synthetic graphite right now,” Gerry Hand, vice president of marketing for US-based Superior Graphite said.

“We need other sources of high-purity synthetic material,”...

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