The battery passport for electric cars is coming — Dr. Dominic Fertig from NOVUM explains the backgrounds

More transparency. More sustainability. More security. — The new battery passport is expected to fundamentally change the way batteries from e‑cars are handled. At the same time, implementation still raises question marks among many affected companies. Physicist and project manager Dr. Dominic Fertig from the recycling company UMICORE has accompanied the conception of a design for the battery pass itself and explains the background.