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

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South Australia announces free recycling centre for batteries in Adelaide CBD

Posted on: August 11th, 2017

South Australia providing battery recycling solutions for workers and residents in the Adelaide CBD, with a drop-off service opening today More…

ABRI announces new President

Posted on: August 11th, 2017

ABRI is pleased to announce that Andrew Mackenzie was appointed President of ABRI at our recent General Meeting in Canberra. 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…

22nd International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR 2017

Posted on: July 22nd, 2017

The next international convention on battery recycling ICBR 2017 organized by ICM AG will be held from September 20 – More…

New lithium recycling patents lodged

Posted on: July 20th, 2017

Australian firm Neometals, reports that it has filed three US provisional patent applications in its bid to establish commercialisation of More…