Australian Battery Recycling Initiative
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ABRI Member Profile: Sims Recycling Solutions

Posted on: September 14th, 2018

With more than 100 years’ experience, Sims is an Australian success story that has grown to become the world’s leading, More…

Washington Post writes about the growing number of lithium battery fires

Posted on: September 14th, 2018

Another article highlighting the risks associated with not establishing a properly designed battery collection system. To read the Washington Post More…

Exploding lithium battery believed to be the cause of Brisbane fire

Posted on: September 14th, 2018

Last week saw a fire in Brisbane thought to be caused by a lithium battery in a scrap metal yard. More…

Industrial pollution being repurposed to produce flow batteries!

Posted on: September 2nd, 2018

As the world charges towards greater reliance on batteries, sustainability throughout the battery supply chain will become increasingly important. This More…

Perspective on the EU battery recycling market

Posted on: August 31st, 2018

Alain Vassart, General Secretary of the European Battery Recycling Association, offers his perspectives on the key issues facing the industry More…

UK partnership to focus on reuse of batteries from Electric Vehicles

Posted on: August 31st, 2018

As the debate around reuse of EV batteries emerges, it is valuable to see how specialists in other countries are More…

Victorian Government announces $4.5 million Resource Recovery Market Development Program

Posted on: August 24th, 2018

The grant program aims to help develop markets for Victoria’s recyclable waste, and boost research and development into resource recovery. More…