North America’s Consumer Battery Collection & Recycling Leader Continues Year-Over-Year Growth

Atlanta/Toronto – Call2Recycle, Inc., North America’s first and largest consumer battery stewardship organization, increased its total weight of material collected in 2014 for an 18th consecutive year.     With nearly 12 million pounds (5.4 million kilograms) of batteries and cellphones collected through Call2Recycle’s network in both the United States and Canada in 2014, the organization…

Recycling: A Question of Convenience

So, do you know where to recycle your used electronics? Is it easily accessible from your home or office, and is the program convenient for you? What you will learn after asking those questions is that most people you talk to will know they should recycle used electronics, some even where to take their used…

Stop! Recycle Those Old Batteries!

When I returned home from work last night, I discovered my wife, Gina the Gorgeous, happily working on our Christmas decorations. As part of this extravaganza, Gina was activating some battery-powered garlands festooned with LEDs that she was planning on draping around our front door (well, if the truth be told, she was planning on…

6 Steps to Closing the Reverse Logistics Loop

To get the most out of reverse logistics efforts, electronics OEMs need to create a closed loop system that maximizes product and material management. That can take time and effort, but can result in substantial return on investment. “Typically, when an OEM, who has the biggest responsibility for reverse logistics and the largest investment in…