• Daniel Fajar Puspita Balai Besar Bahan dan Barang Teknik (B4T), Kementerian Perindustrian RI
  • Deni Cahyadi Balai Besar Bahan dan Barang Teknik (B4T), Kementerian Perindustrian RI; Fakultas Teknik Mesin Dan Dirgantara (FTMD), Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB)




urban mining, lithium battery waste, waste management


An urban mining proposal has been made that offers a lithium battery waste management
solution. This is motivated by the absence of a waste management system that specifically
handles lithium batteries. The research was conducted quantitatively for electrochemical
discharge experiments and qualitatively for data collection, processing and formulation of urban
mining proposals. From the experimental results, it was found that 5% NaCl is the optimum
concentration for electrochemical discharge. Obstacles are still found based on qualitative
analysis of waste management data in Indonesia, especially for lithium battery waste. The scope
of the proposed urban mining system includes the people as the user and the temporary
collectors. Hopefully this urban mining design is beneficial for an effective and environmentally
friendly lithium battery waste management plan.


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How to Cite
Puspita, D. F., & Deni Cahyadi. (2022). URBAN MINING OF SPENT LITHIUM BATTERY AS AN ALTERNATIVE SOURCE FOR LITHIUM BATTERY RAW MATERIALS. REKSABUMI, 1(2), 128–140. https://doi.org/10.33830/Reksabumi.v1i2.2163.2022