RBRC Reports 12 Percent Increase in Collection Numbers for 2007

More than 6.3 million pounds (2.8 million kilograms) of rechargeable batteries collected through the Call2Recycle program this year

ATLANTA, January 23, 2008 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries and cellphones, today reported a twelve percent increase in collection numbers, with more than 6.3 million pounds (2.8 million kilograms) of rechargeable batteries recycled in the U.S. and Canada through its Call2Recycle program.

Call2Recycle, the most comprehensive nationwide rechargeable battery ...

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RBRC Provides Easy Solution for Retailers to Comply with Maine?s New Cell Phone Rec

Call2Recycle program is available to all Maine retailers at no cost

ATLANTA, January 2, 2008 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries and cellphones, is helping retailers in Maine meet the requirements of the state’s new “Cell Phone Recycling Law” that went into effect on January 1. The new legislation requires that any retailer who sells cellphones in the state of Maine must also collect used cellphones for recycling and ...

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The City of Albuquerque Answers the Call2Recycle as Part of New Mexico Recycling Awareness Month

The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation and the New Mexico Recycling Coalition Educate Albuquerque Residents on the Importance of Rechargeable Battery Recycling

ALBUQUERQUE, November 15, 2007 – In celebration of New Mexico Recycling Awareness Month and America Recycles Day, the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit, public service organization dedicated to recycling used rechargeable batteries and old cellphones, and the New Mexico Recycling Coalition, today formally launched an advertising awareness campaign, supported by the City of Albuquerque. The campaign, which began ...

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Circuit City and the RBRC Announce Expansion of Consumer Recycling Campaign

Leading Electronics Retailer Helps Consumers Proactively Protect the Environment by Distributing Rechargeable Battery and Cell Phone Collection Bags

ATLANTA, October 2, 2007 – Circuit City Stores, Inc., one of the nation’s leading providers of brand-name consumer electronics, and the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a nonprofit, public service organization dedicated to recycling used rechargeable batteries and old cellphones, announced today a new consumer initiative aimed at increasing the Company’s participation in RBRC’s recycling program, Call2Recycle™. In addition to the regular ...

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Illinois Department of Corrections Presented Recycling Leadership Award by RBRC

Local organization recognized for its efforts in recycling rechargeable batteries

ILLINOIS, July 16, 2007 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a nonprofit public service organization dedicated to recycling used rechargeable batteries and old cellphones, recognized the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) with the 2006 “Regional Recycling Leadership Award.” RBRC presented the award on June 13th, 2007, to IDOC Director Roger E. Walker Jr. at the agency’s general headquarters in Springfield, Ill.

Since joining the RBRC program in 2002, IDOC has ...

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