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Battery recycling at First Cobalt refinery

Facility capable of recovering battery metals from black mass Metal Tech News – July 28, 2021


Last updated 7/12/2022 at 12:38pm

First Cobalt Ontario Canada black mass electric vehicle battery metal recycle

David Baillot; UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Black mass is a powder containing nickel, cobalt, copper, manganese, lithium, and graphite that is produced by crushing lithium-ion battery electrodes during the recycling process.

Furthering its vision of developing an integrated lithium-ion battery park centered on its refinery in Ontario, Canada, First Cobalt Corp. reports that it has successfully extracted nickel, cobalt, copper, manganese, lithium, and graphite from a "black mass" product recovered from recycled batteries.

In the lithium-ion battery recycling process, black mass is a powdery material that is produce...

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