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EQS-News: Product Qualification Facility Successfully Commissioned

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Mittwoch, Juli 17, 2024

EcoGraf Limited (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) is pleased to announce that the Product Qualification Facility (PQF) has successfully been commissioned, with the first continuous run successfully achieved this week.

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  • EcoGraf Limited (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) is pleased to announce that the Product Qualification Facility (PQF) has successfully been commissioned, with the first continuous run successfully achieved this week.
  • Over the last six months, the State-of-the-Art PQF has significantly advanced and now commissioned in Western Australia, with reliability runs and first fills completed.
  • The PQF now moves to the operational campaign stage, which will operate continuously on a 24 hour basis.
  • Successful completion of the PQF will serve to validate the EcoGraf HFfree™ purification process for commercial scale production, provide product samples for potential customers and support lender process.

EQS-News: Study Confirms EcoGraf HFfree™ Process Cost Advantages

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Donnerstag, Juli 11, 2024

EcoGraf Limited (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) is pleased to announce the completion of its comparative independent benchmarking study of the EcoGraf HFfree™ proprietary purification process against alternative purification process routes for the purification of natural spherical graphite in manufacturing of lithium-ion battery anode material.

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  • EcoGraf Limited (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) is pleased to announce the completion of its comparative independent benchmarking study of the EcoGraf HFfree™ proprietary purification process against alternative purification process routes for the purification of natural spherical graphite in manufacturing of lithium-ion battery anode material.
  • Study factors, including process design and economic efficiency were used to assess the feasibility of alternative purification methods and confirmed the technical and economic advantages of the EcoGraf HFfree™ purification process versus alternative processes.
  • Capital and operating costs for all purification process have been calculated based on a US location.
  • Appropriate adjustments to processing parameters were made to ensure an accurate comparison for each purification process.

EQS-News: EcoGraf HFfree™ Proprietary Purification Achieves 4N 99.99% Carbon

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Mittwoch, April 10, 2024

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • EcoGraf Limited (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) is pleased to provide an update on its HFfree proprietary purification technology for producing active anode material tailored for lithium-ion battery and electric vehicle manufacturers.
  • Purification of an unpurified natural spherical graphite (SPG) has now achieved ‘four nines’ known as 4N purity - 99.99% carbon, which exceeds the standard customer industry requirement of 99.95% carbon for natural spherical graphite
    Table 1 summarises the latest purification results, showing carbon grade and impurity concentrations for major elements from an unpurified SPG with an initial grade of 96.73% carbon.
  • Table 1: Summary of key major elements.

EQS-News: Australian Patent Update

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Mittwoch, April 10, 2024

EcoGraf Limited (“EcoGraf” or the “Company”) (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) advises that the delegate of the Australian Commissioner of Patents has issued findings in favour of opposition raised to the Company’s Australian patent application, filed on 1 November 2022 and entitled “Method of Producing Purified Graphite”.

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  • EcoGraf Limited (“EcoGraf” or the “Company”) (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQB: ECGFF) advises that the delegate of the Australian Commissioner of Patents has issued findings in favour of opposition raised to the Company’s Australian patent application, filed on 1 November 2022 and entitled “Method of Producing Purified Graphite”.
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    EcoGraf is considering its position in relation to the matter, specifically whether or not it intends to file amendments to overcome the deficiencies identified by the delegate in the Company’s Australian patent application and/or whether to exercise its right of appeal to the Federal Court.
  • The US Patent and Trademark Office has confirmed that the Company’s patent application, filed on 1 November 2022, entitled “Method of Producing Purified Graphite” was granted on 18 July 2023 as US Patent 11,702342 (refer ASX announcement US Patent Granted 19 July 2023).
  • The Company’s EcoGraf HFfree™ Australian Product Qualification Facility is being developed with the support of a $2.9m grant provided by the Australian Government under the Critical Minerals Development Program, with commissioning scheduled to commence next month.

EQS-News: Epanko Project Flyover

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Mittwoch, April 10, 2024

The Company confirms that it is not aware of any new information or data that materially affects the information included in the relevant market announcement.

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  • The Company confirms that it is not aware of any new information or data that materially affects the information included in the relevant market announcement.
  • The information in this report that relates to Mineral Resources is based on, and fairly reflects, information compiled by Mr. David Williams and Mr. David Drabble.
  • Mr. David Williams is a full-time employee of ERM and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists (#4176)(RPGeo).
  • Mr. David Drabble is a full-time employee of EcoGraf Ltd and is a Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (#307348).