Altilium To Transform Mine Tailings Into Valuable EV Materials With Support Of UK Government

By |2023-11-28T13:10:30+00:00November 28th, 2023|

Altilium, a UK-based clean technology group focused on supporting the transition to net zero, is proud to announce that it has secured over £700,000 in UK government innovation funding for two cutting edge collaborative research projects focused on the recovery of copper and Rare Earth Elements (REE) from mine waste. Building on its pioneering work [...]

Altilium welcomes UK Battery Strategy

By |2023-11-28T11:03:34+00:00November 26th, 2023|

Altilium welcomes the publication of the UK government’s Battery Strategy and its commitment to growing a thriving and sustainable domestic battery supply chain. In particular, we are encouraged to see the government highlight the importance of developing a circular economy for critical battery minerals, as well as the need for continued public funding and pro-growth [...]

UK Government allocates £2 billion ($2.4 billion) for development of an electric vehicle (EV) battery supply chain

By |2023-11-19T08:45:13+00:00November 17th, 2023|

As part of the UK Government's Autumn Budget plans, it will allocate £4.5 billion ($5.6 billion) of funds into eight manufacturing sectors including cars and green industries as it seeks to bolster sectors it sees as key to growing the UK economy. The UK’s first Battery Strategy is also expected to be published next week, [...]

Altilium is thrilled to welcome Dr Rob Gruar as our new Technical Director, EV Battery Recycling Plants

By |2023-11-16T13:28:14+00:00November 16th, 2023|

Join us in extending a warm welcome to Rob, a seasoned expert in EV batteries and raw materials who brings a wealth of experience to our team. He was previously Principal Engineer at Dyson, as well as Head of Research and Process Development at British Lithium Ltd. With a profound commitment to innovation and sustainability, [...]

Altilium Signs MoU in Indonesia for low carbon, eco-friendly nickel to boost its UK electric vehicle battery recycling hub

By |2023-11-19T08:40:09+00:00November 15th, 2023|

Our partnership with PT Hydromtech Metal Indonesia, part of the TGEM Group aims to revolutionise a UK high nickel battery supply chain by prioritising non-China sourced, low-carbon battery raw materials, whilst fostering ESG principles. Key objectives of the MOU include: Supply of primary nickel MHP, produced from low-cost green energy, as feedstock to Altilium’s UK's [...]

Altilium receives UK Government grant to design a commercial scale battery recycling black mass plant in Teesside, processing over 100,000 EV batteries per annum and production scrap

By |2023-11-12T07:56:33+00:00November 10th, 2023|

Black mass production is the first step in the battery recycling process and is based on mechanical treatment of the batteries. The produced black mass contains high amounts of the key metals used to produce battery-ready cathode active materials (CAM): lithium, nickel, cobalt and manganese. The planned commercial scale battery recycling black mass plant will [...]

Dr Afzana Anwer joins Altilium as Head of IP: driving legal expertise and innovation in our mission for sustainable EV battery recycling

By |2023-10-26T02:51:06+00:00October 26th, 2023|

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our Altilium family, Dr Afzana Anwer, who will be joining us as Head of Intellectual Property (IP) and an integral part of our leadership team. With a strong foundation in IP law, Afzana was Head of Intellectual Property at Britishvolt and has a PhD. in Materials [...]

Turning mine waste into valuable EV battery raw materials: JORC drilling launches our Medet recycling initiative supporting the shift to a circular and low carbon economy

By |2023-10-21T21:13:06+00:00October 21st, 2023|

We are thrilled to announce that JORC drilling has officially commenced at our 100% controlled, 2,200 ha Medet copper rich mine tailings, located in central Bulgaria. We're recycling historic mine tailings to extract valuable copper, contributing significantly to the European battery industry. By reprocessing this mine waste, we are not only reducing the harmful environmental [...]

Altilium in the News: Interview with S&P Global Commodity Insights outlining plans for scaled-up battery recycling operations

By |2023-10-20T03:13:53+00:00October 19th, 2023|

In a recent interview with S&P Global, we discussed our activities to scale-up of end-of-life EV battery recycling and our mission to usher in a low carbon transportation future by returning high volumes of domestic, sustainable battery-ready raw materials to UK automotive supply chains. We stand at the forefront of innovation and UK technical leadership [...]

First tanks arrive at pilot EV battery recycling plant: only sustainable, battery-ready CAM production for the UK’s green transport revolution

By |2023-10-19T03:54:11+00:00October 19th, 2023|

Altilium’s 10,000-square-foot pilot facility (ACT 2) in Plymouth, Devon is scheduled to start ramping up early 2024 and is the first of a kind in the UK. We will be able to process around one EV battery "black mass" scrap per day, producing MT volumes of Cathode Active Material (CAM) for qualification with automotive OEM’s [...]

Go to Top