Lithium recycling still ‘too expensive’

By Myles McCormick
Published: Thursday, 26 January 2017

The lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery has been thrust into the limelight in recent years.

Driven most recently by the growing popularity of electric vehicles (EVs), its usage has risen sharply, pushing up demand for its constituent minerals and metals.

This phenomenon is perhaps best illustrated by the rocketing price of lithium,...

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