Ascend Elements Wins Gold in 2023 Automotive & Transportation Merit Awards

Sustainable lithium-ion battery materials and recycling company wins Gold for Battery Logistics and Silver for Electric Vehicle category

The Merit Awards, an independent awards program that recognizes global industries and the market they serve, today announced the winners of the Merit Awards for Automotive and Transportation. Ascend Elements won Gold in the Battery Logistics category and Silver in the Electric Vehicle category. Other winners included:

  • Renault Group
  • Envirotech Vehicles, Inc.
  • Rivian
  • Hyundai Motor America
  • Cruise
  • Uber

“We congratulate all winners of the Automotive and Transportation Merit Awards,” said Marie
Zander, executive director, Merit Awards. “It’s going to be an exciting year as this year’s
submissions clearly demonstrate the advancements in today’s automotive and transportation

The Merit Awards for Automotive and Transportation were judged based on submissions that represent the best in current and next-generation automotive and transportation solutions, innovations and technologies.