Nearly 5 Million Pounds of Rechargeable Batteries Collected in 2005

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation Reports Increase in Collection Numbers

ATLANTA, January 5, 2006 –The nonprofit Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) today announced its collection data for 2005, reporting the collection of almost 5 million pounds of rechargeable batteries in the U.S. and Canada, an increase of nearly 10 percent from 2004.

Since the beginning of 2005, RBRC has experienced an increase in participation among national retailers, businesses, communities and licensee recycling programs to set up convenient drop-off facilities for used rechargeable batteries ...

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The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation Now Offers Free Recycling Service For Canadian Businesses

Call2Recycle rechargeable battery and cell phone recycling now available at no cost to businesses

TORONTO, June 6, 2005 – Canadian businesses now can become even greener when it comes to the workplace. The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries and cell phones, announced today that it will now provide its rechargeable battery and cell phone recycling program to Canadian businesses completely free of charge.

“The daily operations of most businesses depend ...

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RBRC & Hockey Legend Guy Lafleur Celebrate “Retirement” Of Old Cell Phones

RBRC Announces Supporting Sponsorship of Oldtimers’ Hockey Challenge 2005

TORONTO, March 14, 2005 – Hockey legends such as Guy Lafleur don’t need to retire, but what about your old cell phones? The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a nonprofit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries and cell phones, today announced their supporting sponsorship of the Western Canadian road tour of the Oldtimers’ Hockey Challenge 2005. The tour will begin when the hockey legends skate into town on ...

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Guy Lafleur And The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation Honour The City Of Edmonton

Edmonton’s Emergency Response Department Signs on to Participate in Collection Program

EDMONTON, November 20, 2003 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a nonprofit public service organization dedicated to recycling rechargeable batteries, recognized Edmonton, the “City of Champions”, today for their outstanding efforts in rechargeable battery recycling. Guy Lafleur, the national program supporter for RBRC, joined Mayor Bill Smith and representatives of Edmonton’s Emergency Response Department at a celebratory gathering at Edmonton City Hall.

“Edmonton is the leading composting and recycling ...

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Nearly 3.4 Million Pounds Of Rechargeable Batteries Collected In 2002

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation’s collection numbers on the rise

ATLANTA, January 9, 2003 – The non-profit Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) announced a landmark year for the rechargeable battery recycling industry, collecting nearly 3.4 million pounds of rechargeable batteries in the U.S. and Canada in 2002, an increase of almost 12 percent from 2001.

Rechargeable batteries power an ever-growing list of cordless electronics products, including cellular and cordless phones, digital cameras, laptop computers, portable DVD and CD players, PDAs and ...

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National Wireless Provider Telus Mobility To Collect Rechargeable Batteries To Benefit The Environment

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation adds major wireless telecommunications company to its growing roster of national retail collection sites

TORONTO, August 19, 2002 – TELUS Mobility, a leading Canadian provider of wireless telecommunications solutions, and the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC), a non-profit organization, are pleased to announce that consumers can now recycle their used rechargeable batteries at hundreds of participating TELUS Mobility retail locations and dealers across the country.

TELUS Mobility joins a list of prestigious national retailers that includes Canadian Tire, ...

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RBRC Expands Recycling Program in Canada

Battery Group Expands Recycling Program and List of Recyclable Rechargeable Batteries   

VANCOUVER, March 23, 2000 – The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation of Canada today announced the introduction of additional collection methods for their Nickel-Cadmium (Ni-Cd) battery recycling program as well as upcoming plans to recycle additional rechargeable battery chemistries.

Beginning June 1, 2000, communities, businesses and public agencies throughout Canada will be able to recycle their used Ni-Cd rechargeable batteries – the power source for cordless phones and power tools – ...

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