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Earth Day 2020: We Salute Those Working to Stop Climate Change and COVID-19

Earth Day 2020 comes at a time of two converging crises – COVID-19 and climate change. We’re proud that...

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April 20, 2020

Thank You to Our Workers! Lead Battery Industry Ensures “Essential Service” During COVID-19...

COVID-19 has disrupted – if not completely halted – our lives in profound ways. While some of us can work...

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March 30, 2020

Data Centers Trust Lead Batteries to Protect Data “Tsunami” in Progress

What began as a data trickle a few decades ago has grown into a full-fledged data tsunami. Consider this:...

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March 3, 2020

Capitol Hill Briefing Confirms Criticality of Energy Storage in Climate Change Mitigation, Data...

An expert panel briefed policymakers on the role of energy storage in the transition to electrification and...

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February 18, 2020

National Battery Day on Capitol Hill 2020

A timely discussion on the latest research and practical applications of lead batteries to meet multiple...

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February 13, 2020

Material Stewardship Program

The U.S. lead battery industry is part of a global effort to increase responsible battery production and...

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January 21, 2020

Accelerating Innovation: How a $Billion Dollar X-ray is Transforming Battery Research

We’re sharing a post from Dr. Alistair Davidson, director of the Consortium for Battery Innovation (CBI),...

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November 21, 2019

EPA #VetsRecycle: Q&A with BCI Executive and Veteran, Kevin Moran

To show our great appreciation for veterans, we’ve been highlighting some who work in the lead battery...

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November 18, 2019

Thanks, America! New Study Confirms Lead Batteries Have 99% Recycling Rate

To celebrate America Recycles Day on Nov. 15, we’re proud to share great news: 99% of lead batteries are...

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November 14, 2019

EPA #VetsRecycle: Innovation in Lead Battery Recycling Driven by Veterans

November is a big month for veterans and the recycling industry. In conjunction with Veterans Day (Nov. 11),...

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November 12, 2019

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Carole Mars The Sustainability Consortium Director

The high recycling rate of U.S. lead batteries means a large percent of U.S. lead battery manufacturing supply chain inputs (73% of its lead) are sourced from domestic recyclers.

Dr. Carole Mars, Director of Technical Development and Innovation, The Sustainability Consortium