Category: Environmental Sustainability

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Battery Container Auto Unloading Trial

Battery Rescue has successfully trialed its BTS Container Cage to enable the automatic unloading of used lead acid batteries from a BTS Container using a rotating forklift. The cage helped reduce any strain and protected the BTS Container during the unloading phase. This trial is a prelude to a trial […]

Battery Collection Service for BHP’s WAIO Mine Sites

Battery Rescue has supplied BHP’s 5 Western Australian Iron Ore (WAIO) Pilbara Mine Sites with 20 Battery Transport & Storage (BTS) Containers, as part of its lead acid battery collection service. BHP initially inquired about Battery Rescue’s service after wanting to reduce the environmental impact from storing and transporting their […]

Why the Wood Pallet should be banned for Used Lead Acid Battery Storage & Transport

The wood pallet is currently the default device used for transporting used lead acid batteries (ULAB) in Australia. It has become the default standard for several reasons, including its low cost, widespread availability and because many used lead acid battery recycling facilities have a stated preference for receiving the batteries […]

Australian Public & Environment Being Unnecessarily Exposed To Toxic Lead

The correct disposal of car batteries and other lead acid batteries, by the Australian public and businesses plays an important role in reducing the impact, particularly by toxic lead, on human health and the environment. Battery Rescue however has identified current storage and collection practices are resulting in the Australian […]