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Tag: Battery Recycling


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Five Battery Recycling Tips For America Recycles Day

November 15, 2022

Via: Waste360

Three billion batteries get thrown away each year in the United States, according to GreenIT. The waste and recycling industry bears the brunt of the effects, having to manage the hazardous items that can combust and cause fires. Call2Recycle, a […]


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New global Partnership for Battery Recycling

November 4, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

As mobility is becoming more and more battery-driven – many countries plan to allow only emissions-free cars in the near future – the need for specialized recycling facilities rises as well. The battery recycling market offers huge opportunities. Many companies […]


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Kawartha Lakes Holds Curbside Battery Recycling Days

October 20, 2022

Via: Waste360

Kawartha Lakes will be holding battery collection days from November 14th through the 17th. Residents will be allowed to bring batteries to the curb alongside their usual recyclables. Only A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9V, button batteries, and lantern batteries […]


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Electra Starts Commissioning of Battery Materials Recycling Demonstration Plant at its Ontario Refinery Complex

October 14, 2022

Via: Waste360

Electra Battery Materials Corporation (NASDAQ: ELBM) (TSXV: ELBM) (“Electra”) today announced the start of commissioning of its black mass recycling demonstration plant at its battery materials park located north of Toronto following the successful installation of material feed handling and […]


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The EPA’s Approach to Battery Recycling Initiatives in Tribal Communities

September 27, 2022

Via: Waste360

In order to build a circular economy of waste for all, we must bring a magnifying glass to every different kind of community and study the different aspects unique to their waste systems. In the United States, the Environmental Protection […]


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Organizations Provide Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with Best Practices for Collection and Recycling Labeling Guidelines on Lithium Battery Recycling

July 20, 2022

Via: Waste360

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), the Voice of the Recycling Industry™, National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA), and Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) issued a joint letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan citing best practices for […]


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EV Battery Recycling: Baby, I can recycle your car!

June 1, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

Batteries are everywhere. In our mobile phones, our notebooks, our vacuum cleaners and lawnmowers. And, of course, in more and more cars. Between 2010 and 2018, battery demand grew globally by 30% annually and reached a volume of 180 GWh […]


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Li-Cycle Opens Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Facility in Arizona

May 17, 2022

Via: Waste360

Li-Cycle Corp. (NYSE: LICY) (“Li-Cycle” or the “Company”), an industry leader in lithium-ion battery resource recovery and the leading lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, today announced that its previously announced Arizona Spoke facility located in Gilbert, Arizona has commenced […]


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Battery Resourcers to Open North America’s Largest Lithium-ion Battery Recycling Facility by August 2022

January 6, 2022

Via: Waste360

Battery Resourcers, a vertically integrated lithium-ion battery recycling and engineered materials company, today announced plans to open a commercial-scale, lithium-ion battery recycling facility in Covington, Ga. When the 154,000-square-foot facility is fully operational in August 2022, it will be North […]


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First industrywide electric bicycle battery recycling program in the U.S.

November 5, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

PeopleForBikes, a national bicycling advocacy organization and the bicycle industry’s trade association, is teaming up with Call2Recycle, the largest, most reliable battery recycling program experts in the U.S., to establish the bicycle industry’s first industrywide electric bicycle battery recycling program […]


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New facility accelerates battery recycling research

March 18, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

Researchers working on the Faraday Institution ReLiB (Recycling and Reuse of Li-ion Batteries) project are ready for new possibilities: The new facilities will allow battery scientists and engineers to speed up their research to develop safe, economic and environmentally sound […]


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Breaking the Barriers on Battery Recycling and E-Waste in Africa

November 5, 2020

Via: Waste360

Barriers to entry exist in nearly every market, some more than others. For e-waste, these obstacles could be significant as the transportation of hazardous waste from one country to another presents a myriad of risks and hazards. Netherlands-based Closing the […]


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Growing a Globally Competitive U.S. Recycling Industry for Lithium-Ion Batteries

July 9, 2020

Via: Waste360

In February 2019, the U.S. Department of Energy launched the ReCell Center, an advanced battery recycling R&D center, to solve the problem of how to recycle lithium-ion batteries in the United States. ReCell is a consortium consisting of Argonne National […]


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Tips for Battery Recycling

December 2, 2019

Via: Waste360

When it comes to recycling batteries, many people simply don’t know what to do with them or don’t realize that they are recyclable. A recent survey, commissioned by Call2Recycle and conducted by the Harris Poll, found that about three in […]


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American Manganese Li-Ion Battery Recycling Tech Completes First Stages of Pilot Tests

February 15, 2019

Via: Waste Management World

Surrey, Canada based American Manganese Inc., has completed stages 1 and 2 of the Company’s lithium-ion battery recycling pilot plant operations which included the pre-treatment of feedstock material and a leach of the cathode active material. “It is exciting to […]


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US Department of Energy Launches Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize

January 18, 2019

Via: Waste Management World

A Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize has been launched by US Energy Secretary Rick Perry in a move that will also see the establishment of an associated Battery Recycling R&D Center. These efforts aim to reclaim and recycle critical materials (e.g., […]


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Battery Recycling 101: Tips for Handling Dry Cell Batteries

November 8, 2018

Via: Waste360

In today’s world, everything runs on batteries. Inevitably, though, batteries run out of power and the age-old question comes up: What do you do with your spent batteries? In the past, they ended up in a junk drawer, an old […]