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  • verb Present participle of graphitize.
  • noun The conversion of some of the carbon in steel to graphite in the process of annealing


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  • SCMG is produced by first processing raw material of carbon with SDK's proprietary technology to optimize its shape as anode material, and heating it at high temperatures in a special graphitizing furnace.

    JCN Newswire 2009

  • SDK has already started expanding its SCMG production capacity at Omachi, modifying the special graphitizing furnace and adding new powder processing units for completion by the end of this year.

    JCN Newswire 2009

  • Also, SDK's proprietary high-temperature graphitizing technology, accumulated over many years in the graphite electrode business, has contributed to the success.

    JCN Newswire 2009

  • While carefully watching the trends in demand for lithium-ion batteries for cars and determining the synergy, SDK will make further investments in graphite-anode-material production facilities, centering on the special graphitizing furnace.

    JCN Newswire 2009


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