Creating a closed-loop process to recycle 99% of lead batteries


East Penn and Terrapure have developed a closed-loop solution to recycle East Penn’s batteries. The two companies decided a “tolling” agreement was the best way to ensure a circular life cycle. Instead of leaving retailers or individuals to determine a recycling option for their spent lead-acid batteries, East Penn Canada uses a core charge to incent customers to return their batteries.

Read the full article in ES&E Magazine’s August/September 2020 issue:

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