CLEVELAND, Ohio – Lubrizol introduces new Electro-Rite® Polymer Technology for lithium-ion battery-cell construction to deliver exciting new performance capabilities. The technology includes polymers designed to improve performance of electrodes, separators, and electrolyte components. Specifically, Electro-Rite polymer technology can help enhance binder slurry formulation, aid in the formulation of advanced anodes and separators, and deliver new primer capabilities. Some early products from this new technology include:
“These polymer technologies are advanced material solutions designed to improve performance of various battery components”, shares Luis Carthery, global business development director, Lubrizol Performance Coatings. “Lubrizol has provided solutions for alkaline batteries for decades, and we're now excited to help battery manufacturers address the very different challenges and opportunities inside lithium-ion batteries."
As global demands for energy storage continue to expand, lithium-ion battery systems must evolve. With a commitment to its new Electro-Rite Polymer Technology, Lubrizol is dedicated to innovating advanced binder and dispersant technologies for anode, cathode and separator components to improve energy density and extend battery life. Together, Lubrizol and battery manufacturers can help enhance the lives of millions of people by advancing the way they move, connect and interact.
Visit the Electro-Rite® Technologies spotlight page for additional information.
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, leverages its unmatched science to unlock immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol owns and operates more than 100 manufacturing facilities, sales and technical offices around the world and has approximately 8,600 employees. For more information, visit www.Lubrizol.com.
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