First Cobalt advances Canada refinery
Tests return battery cobalt; plans not deterred by COVID-19 Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – April 1, 2020
Last updated 7/10/2022 at 2:31pm
First Cobalt Corp. has taken another step on its path to becoming a North American producer of cobalt sulfate for the electric vehicle industry.
An important ingredient in the lithium-ion batteries that power EVs, cobalt has been maligned due to concerns over human rights abuses, including dangerous working conditions and child labor. These worries are primarily due to the fact that 60% of the...