History

1995 - Foundation of Accurec
1997 - Inauguration of plant Mülheim for recycling of Nickel-Cadmium batteries
2001 - Installation of second furnace – expanding from 500 to 1,000 to/y
2004 - Diversification to Recycling of NiMH batteries
2010 - Installation of furnace 3 & 4, expansion of capacity to 4,000 o/y NiCd and NiMH
2011 - R&D Li-Ion portable batteries
2013 - R&D automotive Li-Ion batteries
2015 - Start construction Lithium-battery recycling facility in Krefeld / North-Rhine-Westphalia
2016 - Opening plant and new headquarter of Accurec in Krefeld

Accurec´s yearly numbers at a glance

1,5 Million kg/y of NiCd batteries recycled
0,5 Million kg/y of NiMH batteries recycled
2,5 Million kg/y of Lithium batteries recycled
3,1 Million kg/y of collected mixed household batteries in Germany