Battery Stewardship Council

Category : Battery Recycling

The newly formed Battery Stewardship Council inches towards a national stewardship scheme The Chairman of the Battery Stewardship Council (BSC), Mr Gerry Morvell, has welcomed the recent announcement by Ministers at their meeting in Melbourne on 27 April 2018 of their support...

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Global Focus on Battery Recycling – International Congress

Category : Battery Recycling

The life-cycle management of batteries is a major issue globally, and this was underscored at the 2017 International Congress for Battery Recycling (ICBR) which recently took place in Lisbon, Portugal. Lithium Ion and the relevance of the Circular Economy were two of...

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Battery Stewardship: Charging Up a National Solution

Category : Battery Recycling

Global stewardship action on the battery recycling is well advanced, especially in North America and the European Union. Rose Read, Chair of the Battery Industry Working Group (BIWG) and CEO of MRI PSO, recently spoke about battery stewardship solutions at the Waste...

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Environment Ministers Take Next Steps on Battery Recycling

Category : Battery Recycling

Growing concern over batteries going into landfill is starting to be noticed by Governments. With only 5 per cent of handheld rechargeable batteries in Australia being recycled, there is great scope to create a program that can safely manage unwanted batteries. Many...

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