The Coalition estimates there will be a 12% increase in the number of scrap tires that will be produced as drivers transition to EVs.
Seventy-one percent of U.S. adults surveyed say they worry about improper EV battery disposal.
Toyota partnered with Cirba Solutions to optimize its logistics network for end-of-life EV battery collection.
The agreement builds on the collaboration with Redwood announced last year for battery collection and recycling of Toyota EV batteries.
Chalmers University researchers used oxalic acid to recover 100% aluminum and 98% lithium from electric car batteries.
The companies will collaborate on commercializing Hydro-to-Anode technology, providing a sustainable source of graphite.
The company remanufactures used solar panels to enable second-life usage, selling them as a more affordable solution.
The Sierra hybrid storage facility is interconnected to the grid, selling power into California’s wholesale power market.
Ascend Elements has recycled used lithium-ion batteries for American Honda Motor Co. since 2021.
Ecobat says it will ensure Tevva’s lithium-ion batteries are handled, diagnosed and repaired effectively.
What innovations could help lessen the detrimental impacts stemming from EV battery manufacturing?
That said, EV battery recycling isn’t quite as easy as dumping them in your household’s blue trash can.