Orange peel helps to recycle lithium-ion batteries

Write By: Juliston Published In: ROOT Created Date: 2020-09-10 Hits: 144 Comment: 0

Scientists have developed a novel method of using orange peel waste to extract and reuse precious metals from spent lithium-ion batteries in order to create new batteries.

The team at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) said their waste-to-resource approach tackles food waste and electronics waste, supporting the development of a circular economy.