Andritz Separation GmbH

ANDRITZ Separation provides mechanical and thermal technologies as well as services and the related automation solutions for solid/liquid separation, serving the chemical, environmental, food, and the mining and minerals industries. Our customized, innovative solutions focus on minimizing the use of resources and achieving highest process efficiency, thus making a substantial contribution towards sustainable environmental protection. Because of the boom in the battery industry, demand for lithium is currently exceeding supply. At the same time, evolutions in battery content indicate future increases in the demand for cobalt, aluminum, magnesium, graphite, and nickel. With decades of process expertise, ANDRITZ offers production solutions for a range of minerals, such as lithium carbonate processing systems that can increase capacity and reduce production costs. In the field of battery recycling, ANDRITZ shredders complement the diverse dewatering and drying solutions for hydrometallurgical recycling of Li-ion batteries, helping the industry to reduce their operating costs and protect the environment.

Areas of expertise

  • Process solutions for recycling of Batteries
  • Mechanical separation solutions, including Filter Presses, Vacuum and Pressure Drum Filters and Vacuum Belt Filters which are frequently used in the field of Cathode Active Material preparation.
  • Shredding systems
  • Thermal separation solutions such as Paddle Dryers for Cathode Active Material preparation and Helix Dryers to provide solutions that fully extracts the toxic solvents of spent Li-ion batteries to provide a solvent-free black mass product.



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