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    Thanks to you, we diverted nearly 12 million pounds of batteries (5.4 million kg) from landfills - Read the press release
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Free Riders: Why You Should Care About “Orphan” Batteries in North America

September 16, 2015

We spent a few minutes with Carl Smith, CEO and president of Call2Recycle. Carl is a leading advocate for battery recycling across North America. We spoke to Smith about one of the industry’s biggest issues—free riders. When it comes to … Read More



Call2Recycle Speaks Out to the Environmental Community

September 16, 2015

While educating consumers about the importance of battery recycling is our focus, just as important, is sharing our expertise with the sustainability industry. Since the start of 2015, we wrote or appeared in several articles on topics from product stewardship … Read More



Battery Recycling Charged Up Across North America

August 06, 2015

Thanks to consumers, retailers, and municipalities, more than 5.7 million pounds (2.6 million kilograms) of batteries – the weight of approximately 433 full-grown elephants – were kept out of U.S. and Canadian landfills and recycled so far this year, reports Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization. Read More



Austin Libraries Vie to Receive a Gift of $1,000

August 01, 2015

Austin Public Libraries raise awareness about the city recycling program and challenge their patrons to recycle as many batteries as possible! Read more. Read More



Call2recycle, Inc. Names Tim Michaels Managing Director of Operations

July 09, 2015

Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, today announced that Tim Michaels has been named managing director of operations. With more than 15 years’ experience, Michaels is known for his expertise for domestic and international work in logistics, process improvement and operations management. Read More


Call2Recycle® is a product stewardship program providing no-cost battery and cellphone recycling solutions across the U.S. and Canada. Operated by Call2Recycle, Inc., a 501(c)4 nonprofit public service organization, the program is funded by battery and product manufacturers committed to responsible recycling.