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Dry Cell Battery Recycling Service Launched

Battery Rescue has launched its waste dry cell or handheld battery recycling service. Also known as portable batteries, this includes AA, AAA, C, D and 9V batteries, as well as button & power tool batteries. We are offering this service Free of charge to our customers and at a very […]

Why the Australian Battery Recycling Initiative is Wrong?

In February this year, our article “Why wood Pallets Shouldn’t Be Used for Transporting ULABs” was published in the Inside Waste magazine to address a SERIOUS PROBLEM in the used lead acid battery (ULAB) recycling industry. In the article we attacked the ULAB recycling industry for what we claimed were […]

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 […]

ADGC Battery Packaging Requirements

What are the ADGC packaging requirements for transporting batteries in a plastic bin? There has been some confusion and industry debate as to what the packaging requirements are when transporting used lead acid batteries in plastic bins or containers and in particular whether the “Additional Requirements” in the Australian Code […]

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 […]