Honda's xEV Batteries In Europe To Be Recycled By SNAM

Let’s send all the old ‘traction’ batteries to France…

Honda Motor Europe announced an expansion of the partnership with French recycling specialist SNAM (Société Nouvelle d’Affinage des Métaux), with whom it has been working since 2013 (to ensure the traceability of end-of-life batteries).

The new agreement includes collection of the end-of-life xEVs (BEVs, PHEVs, HEVs) large ‘traction’ batteries (lithium-ion or NiMH) from dealers/authorised partners in 22 countries. Then, SNAM will investigate the possibility of:

All the old batteries will be sent to France it seems