03/21/03 – Friday, March 21 marks the beginning of Spring and, with it, comes the
annual ritual of Spring Cleaning, giving homeowners the opportunity to
check the nooks and crannies of their homes to rid their houses and
garages of useless objects collecting dust.
01/09/03 – The non-profit Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC)
announced a landmark year for the rechargeable battery recycling
industry, collecting nearly 3.4 million pounds of rechargeable
batteries in the U.S. and Canada in 2002, an increase of almost 12
percent from 2001.
ATLANTA, January 6, 2003 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries, today announced that any public agency that wishes to participate in its Charge Up to Recycle!® battery recycling program may do so free of charge beginning in January 2003. Read More
ATLANTA, December 25, 2002 — Did you get what was on your wish list this holiday season? Studies predicted that more than 75 percent of consumers would purchase at least one cordless electronic product as a gift – like a portable CD player, a digital camera, or a cordless or cellular phone – which means a lot more people are walking around “unplugged.” Read More
ATLANTA, November 18, 2002 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries, announced today that The Home Depot presented its prestigious “Environmental Partner of the Year” award for 2002 to RBRC and Black & Decker/DeWALT. Read More