Gravita CEO forecasts battery recycling boom but far fewer participants 907 456 Batteries International

Gravita CEO forecasts battery recycling boom but far fewer participants

November 17, 2022: The CEO of lead recycler Gravita India has welcomed the introduction of a series of regulations to ensure lithium ion and other batteries are disposed of responsibly…

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BCI opens registration for convention and awards 1024 679 Batteries International

BCI opens registration for convention and awards

November 17, 2022: Registration is open for the next Battery Council International Convention + Power Mart, to be held in Louisville, Kentucky, on April 23-26 next year and nominations can…

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GS Yuasa online battery academy now multilingual 549 366 Batteries International

GS Yuasa online battery academy now multilingual

November 17, 2022: GS Yuasa announced the European launch of its online battery training hub on November 9 — expanding its existing English-language content to include German, Italian, Spanish and…

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Sorfin’s Fink backs MAC-Inbatec supply chain partnership 479 152 Batteries International

Sorfin’s Fink backs MAC-Inbatec supply chain partnership

November 17, 2022: Sorfin Yoshimura president Scott Fink has told BESB he welcomes a new partnership between MAC Engineering and Inbatec to strengthen the lead battery industry supply chain. The…

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RE-Battery 2023 800 533 Batteries International

RE-Battery 2023

Date: April 19 – 20, 2023 RE-BATTERY 2023 is Southern Europe’s largest international trade show for the collection, sorting, processing and reduction of batteries, electric vehicles, e-mobility and e-waste. RE-BATTERY…

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Canada clamps down on China investments ‘threat’ to critical minerals 265 352 Batteries International

Canada clamps down on China investments ‘threat’ to critical minerals

November 10, 2022: Canada has ordered Chinese companies to divest their holdings in three Canadian-listed junior mining companies planning to develop lithium deposits, in a bid to safeguard critical battery…

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Lead battery industry stalwart Mihara retiring from Microporous 800 600 Batteries International

Lead battery industry stalwart Mihara retiring from Microporous

November 10, 2022: David Mihara, Microporous’s much-liked and much-admired VP of technology, announced on November 3 that he will be retiring at the end of this month after more than…

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Lead to be tracked on Bloomberg Commodity Index 699 527 Batteries International

Lead to be tracked on Bloomberg Commodity Index

November 10, 2022: Lead is to become the 24th commodity to be included in the Bloomberg Commodity Index (BCOM), Bloomberg announced on October 27. A BCOM spokesperson told BESB that…

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Amara Raja launches Li unit, commits to expanding lead batteries 600 727 Batteries International

Amara Raja launches Li unit, commits to expanding lead batteries

November 10, 2022: India’s Amara Raja Batteries announced the launch of a new subsidiary on November 3 to spearhead the addition of lithium ion tech to its lead battery manufacturing…

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Fate of EU lead smelters in the balance as energy crisis bites, BESB learns 1000 563 Batteries International

Fate of EU lead smelters in the balance as energy crisis bites, BESB learns

November 3, 2022: Four European lead smelters are being placed under review for potential temporary closure as the region grapples with the combined economic and energy crisis fuelled by the…

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