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company history

1995 Start up of ACCUREC

1997 Nickel-Cadmium battery test plant

1998 Start of regular NiCd recycling production

2000 Capacity expansion to 2500 t/a

2006 Capacity expansion to 4.000 t/a

2009 Company MBO by management

2011 Finalisation of first R&D phase: Recycling of portable Li-Ion batteries

2012 Start EcoBatRec project: Recycling of Li-Ion automotive battery modules

2013 Finalisation of R&D project on recovery of Rear Earth from NiMH batteries

2013 Aquisation of future head quarter site in Krefeld

2015 Scheduled startup operation of Krefeld facility




2008 Kaiserpfalz - Award of metallurgy

2012 Ressource Efficiency Award – Federal Economics Ministery

2013 Ecopol: European Award for excellence in material efficiency