Canada Silver Cobalt plans Re-2OX pilot plant

Canada Silver Cobalt plans Re-2OX pilot plant

The Re-2OX pilot plant will use feed material for test work to come from CSC's Castle mine.

Plant

18 JANUARY 2021
First Cobalt signs 'pivotal' Glencore supply deal

First Cobalt signs 'pivotal' Glencore supply deal

First Cobalt's strategy is to produce the world's most sustainable cobalt for EVs.

Supply chain management

12 JANUARY 2021
 Canada Nickel signs Glencore concentrator deal

Canada Nickel signs Glencore concentrator deal

Canada Nickel's Crawford project will send materials to be treated at the Kidd concentrator.

Plant

11 JANUARY 2021
Jervois joins ZETA

Jervois joins ZETA

Company is developing the Idaho Cobalt Operations, expected to be commissioned in 2022.

Sustainability

16 DECEMBER 2020
BASF, Eramet mull nickel and cobalt refinery complex

BASF, Eramet mull nickel and cobalt refinery complex

Companies are looking at building a part of the production asset in Indonesia.

Investment

16 DECEMBER 2020
Finnish cobalt project wins EU funding

Finnish cobalt project wins EU funding

Project aims to develop ethical battery minerals within Europe.

Sustainability

16 DECEMBER 2020
FREYR and Glencore partner on battery materials supply

FREYR and Glencore partner on battery materials supply

The agreement covers blockchain technology and cobalt traceability schemes.

Supply chain management

11 DECEMBER 2020
ERG commits to Responsible Minerals Initiative

ERG commits to Responsible Minerals Initiative

Assessment includes an independent third-party assessment of refinery management systems

Supply chain management

27 NOVEMBER 2020
EGC, Trafigura partner on ethical cobalt in DRC

EGC, Trafigura partner on ethical cobalt in DRC

EGC must ensure that the ore marketed by Trafigura complies with OECD standards

Supply chain management

25 NOVEMBER 2020
VW joins cobalt alliance for DRC initiative

VW joins cobalt alliance for DRC initiative

Cobalt for Development is working to strengthen legal compliance and social well-being in the DRC.

Supply chain management

20 NOVEMBER 2020
UK uni to lead research into circular metals industry

UK uni to lead research into circular metals industry

New centre is to help establish a circular economy for technology metals in the UK.

Sustainability

12 NOVEMBER 2020
First Cobalt reveals testing, contract update

First Cobalt reveals testing, contract update

Pair to discuss feed purchase, not toll milling

Plant

11 NOVEMBER 2020