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Biotechnology

Japan ahead in race to standardize car-use battery tech

Parts makers see big payday if electric cars gain widespread acceptance

Toray Industries uses a proprietary material in the lithium-ion battery separators in this concept car, unveiled in the fall.

TOKYO -- Automakers are in a heated competition to get electric vehicles to go farther on a single charge.

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