Our technologies enable every step of battery development, from raw material extraction and processing and quality assurance in the production line, to material recovery in battery recycling and development of next-generation batteries. Power your advancements with our comprehensive portfolio of analytical instruments, software, and related tools and technologies, including inductively coupled plasma-optimal emission spectrometry (ICP-OES), high-pressure ion chromatography (HPIC), and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry systems.
Our analytical solutions empower your lab to be more productive and gain more insights to improve safety and longevity, decrease charging time, and boost power output. Our chromatography and mass spectrometry solutions offer:
Processes: Novel cathode active materials (CAMs) research, electrolyte, cathode/ anode material degradation studies, exploring battery material recycling methods/techniques, development of next generation batteries (solid state, sodium)
Analytical need: Material composition and purity characterization, failure analysis
Processes: Mined material processing, refined product purity analysis, quality assurance and control
Analytical need: Bulk process control and quality control (QC), Mineral, ore and brine analysis for lithium and impurity element content
Processes: Manufacturing of battery cells and/or cell arrays. electrolyte composition confirmation
Analytical need: Ensure quality design, process control, in-line inspection, failure analysis and material rejection, composition measurement, detection and quantification of elemental impurities, degradation studies, research and routine QA/QC measurement
Processes: Failure analysis and rejection, battery aging, environmental and electrical studies
Analytical need: Analysis of degradation products, cathode material compounds, electrolytes, separator degradation products
Processes: Material recovery, inspection and reuse, battery recycling
Analytical need: Inspection, characterization
As lithium-ion batteries become more advanced, so do the manufacturing processes required to create them. We offer a broad range of tools and instruments, including ion chromatography, elemental analysis, and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, that enable the production of advanced battery technology.
GC and GC-MS systems can identify and quantify compounds formed during electrolyte aging, providing new insights into lithium-ion battery degradation.
Maximize your instrument uptime with superior services and support.
There’s no time for downtime in your lab. Customers worldwide who depend on maximum availability of lab instruments for critical operations choose the Unity Lab Services Premier service plan to minimize disruption and stay focused on production.
Features of the Premier service plan include: