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

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Public comment period open for battery storage standard that could threaten growing market

Posted on: June 16th, 2017

New draft standard has been released and the implications are discuss in the following article. To read click here. To More…

VIC EPA is seeking input to a review the industrial waste regulations

Posted on: June 12th, 2017

The EPA Victoria has commenced a review of the Environment Protection (Industrial Waste Resource) Regulations 2009. The EPA is seeking More…

Responsible end-of-life management practices in energy storage to be the topic at next weeks AES Exhibition

Posted on: June 12th, 2017

Next week, ABRI will be facilitating a workshop for installers at the 2017 Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition | More…

ABRI to prepare end-of-life energy storage provisions for the ACT Renewables Grant Program

Posted on: June 12th, 2017

ABRI is working with the ACT Government to establish best practice provisions for the for the ACT Next Generation Renewables More…

Victoria considers including batteries in upcoming changes to the e-waste landfill ban

Posted on: May 12th, 2017

ABRI recently provided a submission to the Victorian government in support of including batteries in the e-waste landfill ban. To More…

ABRI CEO Calls for Action on Battery Stewardship in Australia

Posted on: May 7th, 2017

At the recent Waste 2017 Conference in Coffs Harbour, ABRI CEO, Libby Chaplin, discussed the current state of play for More…

Battery to blame for Kings Park fire

Posted on: May 7th, 2017

Recent Sydney fire highlights the importance of careful disposal of rechargeable batteries. To read more, click here.

Are you going to the Waste 2017 Conference in Coffs next month?

Posted on: April 26th, 2017

ABRI is speaking at this event and would like to organise an informal get together of members during the conference. More…

NSW Scrap Metal Bill – what it means for battery recyclers

Posted on: April 25th, 2017

At our recent AGM, we invited Paul Skuratowski, Detective Chief Inspector: State Crime Command, Property Crime Squad & Con Galea, More…

ABRI welcomes CSIRO as a new member

Posted on: April 25th, 2017

Sarah King, Senior Research Consultant, CSIRO Manufacturing is our contact. Her research focuses on LIB recycling in Australia – issues More…