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Home > News > Battery, Nanotechnology Partnership Launched by EPA to Protect Environment

March 10th, 2010

Battery, Nanotechnology Partnership Launched by EPA to Protect Environment

Abstract:
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a partnership that will focus on bringing manufacturers of various types of lithium-ion batteries together with EPA and university scientists, non-governmental organizations, and other relevant parties, to help the manufacturers make environmentally sound manufacturing and material choices. This Design for the Environment partnership (DfE) is the first that has addressed an application of nanotechnology, by targeting companies that make lithium-ion batteries with carbon nanotubes.

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