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Why Recycling Is Not Enough

April 20, 2016

Recycling can be seen as the defining strategy to reducing waste and minimizing the environmental impact, however, optimal solutions for waste management are far more subtle and complex. Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, today released: “Shifting the Focus from End-of-Life Recycling to Continuous Product Lifecycles,” a white paper on how embracing the concepts of a circular economy can be a much more powerful way to address the issue of waste. Read More

 

Consumers to Lead the Charge for Recycling Batteries on National Battery Day

February 02, 2016

Call2Recycle, Inc. (Call2Recycle), North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, is encouraging consumers to lead the charge on the occasion of National Battery Day (February 18) by recycling their used batteries. Read More

 

Vermont Takes the Lead with Expanded 
Battery Recycling Program

January 28, 2016

Residents of Vermont can now recycle all household batteries by dropping them at convenient collection sites MONTPELIER, VT – Call2Recycle, Inc., (Call2Recycle), North America’s largest consumer battery stewardship organization, and the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources announced the official launch … Read More

 

New Board Appoinments Signal Growth at National Battery Stewardship Organization

November 05, 2015

Energizer and Spectrum Brands (Rayovac) Join Call2Recycle, Inc. U.S. Board of Directors As Organization Expands into Recycling Single-Use Batteries  Atlanta, U.S. – November 5, 2015 – Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, announced today that … Read More

 

Vermont Launching Nation’s First Single-Use Battery Recycling Program on January 1

October 20, 2015

The state of Vermont today has approved Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization to implement the first mandated U.S. primary (single-use) battery recycling program beginning January 1, 2016, making battery recycling more easy and convenient for residents. 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

 

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.