Webinar: Overview of Lithium Ion Batteries, their Uses, & Recycling


May 18, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Safely managing used lithium batteries has become a significant challenge for the waste industry. NERC & NEWMOA are jointly offering a two-part webinar series to help participants understand the different battery types, their uses, recycling opportunities, & safe handling & management at end-of-life. The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) New England Chapters, MassRecycle, & the Northeast Resource Recovery Association (NPPR) have partnered with NEWMOA & NERC to plan these webinars. This webinar is the first in the series and will include the following presenters & presentation topics: • Sean Plasse, Call2Recycle: • George Kerchner, PRBA - The Rechargeable Battery Association: • Kirk Sander, National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA): "NWRA/ISRI/SWANA Managing Lithium Batteries Recommended Practices"



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