Nouveau Monde starts demonstration production of spherical graphite

By Jon Stibbs
Published: Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Nouveau Monde Graphite has produced spherical graphite on a demonstration basis from its micronization and spheronization facility in Canada, prior to going into commercial production in mid-2022, it said on Wednesday February 26.

Graphite concentrate needs to go through a process of micronization and spheronization to become anode grade material, which can be used in lithium-ion batteries.

Nouveau Monde Graphite has successfully completed a test to produce spherical graphite from its mine and plant in Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Quebec. The company will continue to refine the...

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