Gravita opens 19,500 tonnes/pa lead battery recycling plant in India 150 150 Batteries International

Gravita opens 19,500 tonnes/pa lead battery recycling plant in India

December 16, 2021: Indian recycling firm Gravita on December 13 said it had opened a new battery recycling plant at Mundra Port in the Indian state of Gujarat. The company…

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BCI welcomes US initiative to remove excise taxes on battery materials 150 150 Batteries International

BCI welcomes US initiative to remove excise taxes on battery materials

December 16, 2021: Battery Council International has backed the USA Batteries Act, introduced on December 9 by US representatives, to remove excise taxes on substances used in lead battery manufacturing.…

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Lead-acid batteries could see largest growth in aircraft sector by 2030 150 150 Batteries International

Lead-acid batteries could see largest growth in aircraft sector by 2030

December 16, 2021: A December 3 report has predicted that lead batteries will see the highest growth out of all battery segments in the global aircraft industry, with a revenue…

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China proposes stricter limits on heavy metal pollution 150 150 Batteries International

China proposes stricter limits on heavy metal pollution

December 3, 2021: By 2025, heavy metals such as lead, mercury, cadmium, chromium, arsenic and thallium will have to be curbed by 5% over 2020 levels, China’s environmental ministry announced…

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Last chance to register for BCI’s annual health conference 150 150 Batteries International

Last chance to register for BCI’s annual health conference

December 3, 2021: BCI’s annual Environmental Safety & Health conference will be held in less than a week’s time – on December 9-10 in Las Vegas. It is the first…

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UNICEF Ghana to begin testing blood for lead levels 150 150 Batteries International

UNICEF Ghana to begin testing blood for lead levels

December 3, 2021: The international children’s charity UNICEF said in an interview with the Ghana News Agency on November 25 that it would begin testing people — with a focus…

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Global long-duration storage target set by new LDES Council 150 150 Batteries International

Global long-duration storage target set by new LDES Council

December 3, 2021: A new Long-Duration Energy Storage Council report published in November has estimated that the world needs up to 140TWh of long-duration storage by 2040 if the world’s…

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Chinese lead the only metal to rise in price 150 150 Batteries International

Chinese lead the only metal to rise in price

December 3, 2021: Metals across the Shanghai Futures and London Metal Exchanges fell across the board last week — apart from lead, the Shanghai Metals Market reported on November 29.…

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Eternity Technologies starts production in Spain 150 150 Batteries International

Eternity Technologies starts production in Spain

December 3, 2021: Eternity Technologies, founded 10 years ago by the Al Dobowi Group and based in the United Arab Emirates, has started production at its second European subsidiary with…

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Birla Carbon pushes forward into batteries with new additive range 150 150 Batteries International

Birla Carbon pushes forward into batteries with new additive range

December 3, 2021: Carbon additives firm Birla Carbon has made a further move into battery technology by launching a range of additives for lead and lithium batteries at the Battery…

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