Australian Battery Recycling Initiative
ABRI's vision is simple: to achieve battery stewardship in Australia

Archive for 2018

Sims E-Recycling receives 2018 Waste Industry Safety Award

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

The Waste Contractors and Recyclers Association of NSW award was in recognition of a continuous improvement project to minimize dust More…

ISF completes Battery Collection Channel Characterisation Assessment for the Battery Stewardship Council

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

The research team, Rachael Wakefield-Rann, Research Consultant, Nick Florin, Research Director, and ​Melita Jazbec, Senior Research Consultant, characterised existing and More…

New lithium-ion strategy to position Australia as world leader

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

The Federal Government recently commissioned Austrade’s new Lithium-Ion Battery Value Chain: New Economy Opportunities for Australia strategy, which aims to More…

Batteries: Beyond Lithium

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

Scientific American explores the current state and discusses how battery scientists are looking beyond lithium for green energy. To read More…

LG and Samsung take heart as China flags more open car battery market

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

But signs that China is starting to open its car battery market are spurring the South Koreans to invest further More…

Lean electrolyte design is a game-changer for magnesium batteries

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

Researchers from the University of Houston and the Toyota Research Institute of America have discovered a promising new version of More…

UltraCharge soars on lithium battery sales

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

UltraCharge wins significant contract with Israel-based three wheel electric scooter manufacturer Roadix Urban Transportation with a recent purchase agreement for More…

Growth of electric vehicles in UK drives need for battery recycling

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

A scrap car recycling company with more than 300 sites in the UK is backing a domestic facility for electric More…

Swedish research multiplies the life of rechargeable NiMH batteries

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

Researchers at Stockholm University have developed a method to multiply the lifespan of nickel-metal hydride batteries. This means that the More…

New guideline for management and storage of combustible recyclable and waste materials

Posted on: November 29th, 2018

The Victorian Government has released its updated guideline for the management and storage of combustible recyclable and waste materials. To More…