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[greenyes] Europe to require recycling of all batteries
For your information.

The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a new Battery Directive,
which will require the collection and recycling of all batteries placed on
the EU market. According to a news release, approximately 800,000 tonnes of
automotive batteries, 190,000 tonnes of industrial batteries and 160,000
tonnes of portable (consumer) batteries are placed on the EU market

A copy of the news release is found on the Internet at
and the full proposal can be found at

John Reindl, Recycling Manager
Dane County, WI 

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