Conclusion of a joint R&D agreement with ENVIPRO HOLDINGS Inc. aiming to development of a high-purity rare metal recycle process for lithium-ion batteries

EFT has executed a joint R&D agreement with ENVIPRO HOLDINGS inc (Location: Fujinomiya, Shizuoka, Japan, President: Tomikazu Sano), who promotes the lithium-ion battery recycling business, aiming to development of low-cost and high-purity rare metal recovery process from used lithium-ion batteries (hereinafter referred to as LIB) using an innovative solvent extraction technology, Emulsion-flow. We aim to contribute to the realization of a sustainable society through rare metal recycling as well as  the sustainable improvement of corporate value of both companies by establishing a new rare metal recycling system for LIB bringing together our respective strengths.