American Manganese Inc. is a critical metals company focusing on recycling lithium-Ion electric vehicle batteries, in order to recover metals such as manganese, lithium, cobalt, and nickel. The Companies primary goal is to expand on their successful $1.1M proof of concept process into a pilot plant valued at $2.2M, with work having commenced. The successful and proprietary proof of concept hydrometallurgical process has identified low processing costs and a 100% recovery of manganese, lithium, cobalt, and nickel from cathode material. The process is easily scalable, no environmental discharge, with 70-80% less time and capital compared to a putting a mine into production. American Manganese Inc. has filed a Full Patent in the United States and a PCT International Patent to protect the new intellectual property being developed.