Examining different recycling processes for lithium-ion batteries

  title={Examining different recycling processes for lithium-ion batteries},
  author={Rebecca E. Ciez and Jay F. Whitacre},
  journal={Nature Sustainability},
Finding scalable lithium-ion battery recycling processes is important as gigawatt hours of batteries are deployed in electric vehicles. Governing bodies have taken notice and have begun to enact recycling targets. While several battery recycling processes exist, the greenhouse gas emissions impacts and economic prospects of these processes differ, and could vary by specific battery chemistry. Here we use an attributional life-cycle analysis, and process-based cost models, to examine the… 

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