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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 […]

GPS Tracking Trial at South32 Mine Site

Battery Rescue have completed a successful trial of a battery-powered GPS tracking device, fitted to a Battery Transport & Storage (BTS) Container deployed to the South32’s Boddington mine site.

Waste Consignors Urged to Undertake Chain of Responsibility analysis

Following an alarming 85% spike, last year, in fatalities due to accidents involving heavy vehicles in NSW, Paul Endycott  of safety consulting firm, Zenergy, is urging companies to undertake an in-depth analysis to address any potential “chain of responsibility” risks. Such is the concern caused by the recent spate of […]

Battery Collection Service Established With First WA Mine Site

Battery Rescue Australia (BRA) has established its first Western Australian mine site customer for its regulation compliant used battery collection service. As part of the service, Battery Rescue, provide Macmahon, the Telfer mine site contractor, the UNISEG Battery Container at no charge. When full Macmahon arrange for the site’s transporter, […]