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About the speaker

Jeff Spangenberger

Director, ReCell Center
Argonne National Laboratory

Jeff Spangenberger is the Materials Recycling R&D Program Lead in the Applied Materials Division at Argonne National Laboratory. His program works to solve material separation, recovery and recycling challenges resulting in cost effective and environmentally sustainable processes that are then transferrable to industry. Through close collaboration with companies and researchers, Jeff and his team have demonstrated the recovery of plastics, metals and other materials from numerous waste streams such as auto shredder residue and electronic waste ranging from bench through commercial scales. His current focus is on lithium-ion battery recycling and is the director of the ReCell center, an advanced battery recycling program funded by the Vehicle Technologies Office of DOE, to evaluate and advance the cost effective and sustainable recycling of end-of-life advanced batteries.

Breakout session:
Life after Life: Recycle and Reuse, Thursday August 27, 12:45pm-1:45pm