2016 NAHMMA National Conference
Please join us Oct 11-14 at the North America Hazardous Materials Management Association in Portland, Oregon. This year, our own CEO & President, Carl Smith will speak about Producer Responsibility Organization and give an update on the current battery stewardship landscape in North America.
Find out more here.
Vermonters Can Turn in Batteries as They Turn Back Their Clocks
This Fall, Call2Recycle encourages Vermonters to take some extra steps to keep their near and dear ones safe, while making a positive impact on the environment. As residents turn back their clocks on November 6, we invite our collection partners to help spread the word by educating them on the basic safety measures that can be taken to protect their households.
The Secret Life of Batteries – Can You Imagine A Different Journey?
From household appliances, to laptops, cellphones, and other portable electronics, batteries help power our modern world. But what happens when batteries lose their charge? Each year billions of batteries end up in landfills, where toxic metals could enter the waste stream and possibly harm our environment.
What does it mean to adopt the Circular Economy and who is responsible to drive the next generation of environment-friendly principles? Who benefits the most from the Circular Economy? Who has the biggest chance to make inroads in product stewardship as it relates to the Circular Economy? These are some of the topics that we’ll discuss as we provide real-life examples from the public and the private sector.
In this hour-long webcast Call2Recycle’s CEO and President, Carl Smith joins Energizer’s Director of Regulatory and Government Affairs, Marcus Boolish, and Betsy Dorn, Recycling Expert and author of Shifting the Focus from End-Of-Life Recycling to Continuous Product Lifecycles, in a discussion about how companies are dealing with the challenges presented as they work towards attaining a circular economy.