Waste & Recycling


  • Li-Cycle opens Rochester black mass plant

    December 4, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    MISSISSAUGA – Li-Cycle Corp. has flipped the switch on its Spoke 2 facility at Eastman Business Park (EBP) in Rochester, New York. The facility will produce black mass, an intermediate mixed battery material product, from all types of spent lithium-ion

  • Chris Biederman tapped for Li-Cycle technical role

    September 28, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – Li-Cycle Corp. has appointed Chris Biederman to the role of chief technical officer (CTO).   Biederman, who joined the company in January as chief process engineer, brings with him more than 12 years of process engineering experience

  • Li-Cycle building hub in Rochester, New York

    September 24, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    TORONTO – Li-Cycle Corp. plans to invest over US$175 million in its first commercial lithium-ion battery recycling Hub at Eastman Business Park (EBP) in Rochester, New York. The Hub is a wet chemistry/hydrometallurgical facility that will refine battery-grade materials from

  • Li-Cycle named a finalist in circular economy awards

    July 27, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Li-Cycle Corp. has been named as a finalist for the Circular Economy Project of the Year and its co-founder, president and CEO, Ajay Kochhar has been named as a finalist for Leader of the Year in the

  • Mississauga company ships recovered battery metals

    January 7, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    MISSISSAUGA –In December 2019 Li-Cycle Corp., a Mississauga, Ontario-based lithium-ion battery resource recovery company, completed its first shipment of commercially recycled battery material, containing energy metals concentrate. The shipped product was processed at Li-Cycle’s facility and contained key metals –