US DoD to double stocks of Li-ion cathode materials

By Myles McCormick
Published: Wednesday, 05 October 2016

The DLA has doubled the volume of lithium-ion battery cathode materials lithium cobalt oxide and lithium nickel cobalt aluminium oxide that it is permitted to add to the national defense stockpile during the upcoming financial year.

The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) – a branch of the US Department of Defense (DoD) has exactly doubled the volumes of lithium cobalt oxide (LCO) and lithium nickel cobalt aluminium oxide (LNCAO) it may obtain in the 2017 financial year (FY...

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