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Works start on Jakarta lead-acid separator expansion

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:43 -- Xuan Zhong
Works start on Jakarta lead-acid separator expansion

Construction works have begun on expanded production facilities in Indonesia for the PT ENTEK Separindo Asia joint venture (JV) producing polyethylene battery separators for flooded lead-acid batteries in Asia.

Lead-acid separator firms ENTEK International and Separindo announced the formation of the JV in February 2017 for the production, sales and marketing of the separators. Japan-based NSG Group, which makes glass fibre products for battery applications such as PE and AGM separators, joined the JV in the summer.

 

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Calls for more stringent regulations for Indonesian smelters

Fri, 09/18/2015 - 09:48 -- Paul Crompton
Calls for more stringent regulations for Indonesian smelters

Indonesia must tighten regulations to minimise health risks surrounding the country’s used lead–acid batteries (ULAB) recycling plants, the 4th International Lead Recycling conference was told.

Budi Susilorini, the Indonesia Country Coordinator at not-for-profit health and environment organisation Blacksmith Institute told delegates a staggering 70% of the country’s 300,000 batteries were processed by informal small-scale smelters in 2010.

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