American Manganese begins pilot of battery recycling plant

By Ryan Austin American Manganese is developing a recycling process for Li-ion batteries, and processing partner Kemetco Research has begun processing a sample of cathode scrap material at the company’s pilot plant.
The pilot plant will operate in five stages:
Pre-treatment of cathode material
Leach of active material
Recovery of base metals (e.g., nickel, cobalt, manganese)
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