Episode 41: Building Better Battery Recycling Infrastructure

Stefanie Valentic, Editorial Director

December 16, 2021

By 2030, electric vehicle sales are expected to comprise 20 percent to 30 percent of all automobile sales, according to the Electric Power Research Institute.

In this week's episode of Stef Talks Trash, Stefanie Valentic discusses the state of battery recycling with Ryan Melsert, the CEO of American Battery Technology Company.

Melsert, who was a founding member of Tesla's Gigafactory design team, talks about building a circular supply chain for batteries as well as the challenges and opportunities that go along with scaling new processes.


About the Author(s)

Stefanie Valentic

Editorial Director, Waste360

Stefanie Valentic is the editorial director of Waste360. She can be reached at [email protected].


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