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Title: Batteries: Disposal, recycling and recovery. (Latest citations from Pollution abstracts). Published Search

The bibliography contains citations concerning the environmental problems caused by discarded batteries. Citations examine improved collection methods which could enable more batteries to be recycled; recovery of toxic substances such as lead, cadmium, and mercury from scrap batteries; and design of batteries which contain little or no heavy metals. The remediation of contaminated soils, and legislation requiring safe battery disposal or recycling are discussed.(Contains 50-250 citations and includes a subject term index and title list.) (Copyright NERAC, Inc. 1995)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
147543
Report Number(s):
PB--96-850748/XAB
TRN: 53243836
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: DN: Updated with each order. Supersedes PB--95-854006; PBD: Sep 1995
Research Org:
NERAC, Inc., Tolland, CT (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; ELECTRIC BATTERIES; BIBLIOGRAPHIES; MATERIALS RECOVERY; SOLID WASTES; RECYCLING; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; REMEDIAL ACTION