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GRILLO develops sustainable, innovative and high-quality products and solutions around zinc and sulphur. For a more sustainable world.
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Our high-quality and sustainable zinc products offer innovative solutions for the energy and battery industry. Our expertise and research actively adds to the development of environmentally friendly technologies and thus makes a contribution to the energy transition.
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Podcast tip: The energy transition from an industry perspective
The energy transition doesn’t just affect individual players, it affects all of us – industry is also significantly affected.
GRILLO is part of the Duisburg Climate Pact
Together with representatives of local companies, the Chamber of Industry and Commerce and the City of Duisburg launched the so-called Climate Pact in Duisburg last Thursday.
Together for Sustainability: GRILLO impresses with 94%
The GRILLO chemicals division scores 94% in the Together for Sustainability Audit.
We wish you a wonderful Christmas season and a great start to the year 2024.
The year is coming to an end, and we would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Grillo wins the VARTA Supplier Sustainability Award 2023
GRILLO wins the VARTA Suppliers Sustainability Awards 2023 for reducing the carbon footprint of its zinc powder.
Christmas & GRILLO: Watch our new Christmas video now
Christmas and GRILLO – what could they possibly have in common? A lot. You can find the proof in our new Christmas video.
GRILLO is the Lead Zinc Battery sponsor of the NAATbatt Sodium-Zinc Battery Workshop
Join us at the workshop on November 30-December 1, 2023 at the University of Houston in Houston, Texas to learn more about Sodium-Zinc Batteries.
How zinc and water can charge smartphones
The smartphone is a constant companion. When the battery is empty on the road, many people are at a loss. The solution is a mobile charging option for on the go. This is precisely the topic we have dedicated ourselves to.
Participation in the energy efficiency network ChePap Rhein-Ruhr
We participate in the ChePap Rhein Ruhr III energy efficiency and climate protection network and thus make another major contribution to climate protection.
Cooperation project “Closing the Loop”
The “Closing the Loop” cooperation project between Aurubis AG and GRILLO-Werke AG is an impressive case study of successful recycling management in the chemical industry.
How zinc contributes to the optimal energy storage technology
GRILLO has worked with research teams to develop a competitive cell design for zinc-air energy storage that is scalable up to the megawatt range. This allows customers to benefit from the low cost of active materials, high availability of zinc and good environmental compatibility.
Why batteries will soon come out of the printer
GRILLO is part of a project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research that is working on a low-cost and scalable zinc-air battery to store renewable energy.
Why electric vehicles will travel further distances in the future thanks to zinc
Our research has yielded a promising result: zinc-air batteries could be the solution to the problem of limited energy density of lithium-ion batteries, making long-distance electric vehicles possible.