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

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Recycled lithium volumes still relatively low

Posted on: December 9th, 2017

An interesting article on global recycling rates and the impact of current policies on reuse and recovery rates. Long service More…

ABRI releases updated ULAB Packing Guidance

Posted on: December 1st, 2017

ABRI is the industry focal point for technical guidance on battery collection, transport, and recycling. In response to the recent More…

Worldwide sales of electric vehicles to exceed 14 million a year by 2025

Posted on: November 24th, 2017

Worldwide sales of electric vehicles are forecast to exceed 14 million a year by 2025, according to Reuters. This is More…

Global Battery Recycling Market Worth $21.04 Billion by 2025

Posted on: October 9th, 2017

Grand View Research, Inc.finds that the global battery recycling market is expected to reach USD 21.04 billion by 2025, growing More…

National Battery Recycling Scheme Gaining Ground

Posted on: August 2nd, 2017

Media release from QLD Environment Minister, Hon. Steven Miles government suggests government is looking for action on the part of More…

Environment Ministers discuss the path forward for Rechargeable Batteries

Posted on: July 28th, 2017

Commonwealth, State and Territory Environment Ministers met today in Melbourne. The Agreed Statement arising from the meeting included a statement More…

Meeting with the Environment Minster’s Advisor in Canberra

Posted on: July 27th, 2017

This week ABRI met with Josh Thomas, Advisor to the Minister for Environment and Energy Hon, Minister Frydenberg. The goal More…

ABRI calls on the Federal Government to implement industry recommendations for battery stewardship

Posted on: July 24th, 2017

On July 28th, Environment Ministers have the opportunity to consider industry recommendations for a battery stewardship program for rechargeable batteries. More…

ABRI submits position paper to the Federal Minister for Environment and Energy

Posted on: July 24th, 2017

In recent correspondence with the Josh Frydenberg, the Minister for Environment & Energy, ABRI highlighted the compelling reasons for taking More…

ABRI encourages the federal Minister for Environment and Energy to support battery stewardship

Posted on: July 24th, 2017

ABRI has written to the federal Minister for Environment and Energy to support battery stewardship. In response, a meeting has More…