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Greener batteries cooperation between industry and the EPA

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T. N. Telzrow ; Eveready Battery Co. Inc., Westlake, OH, USA

Cooperation between the Eveready Battery Company and the Environmental Protection Agency has already led to significant improvements for the environment. Eveready Battery Company, Inc. and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have for many years worked successfully in partnership for the benefit of the environment. This article examines an example of successful cooperation and partnership between Eveready and the EPA. In the early 1980's, the environmental community began to focus its attention on the mercury in household batteries. Studies had been performed in the US, Japan and the United Kingdom regarding the potential environmental harm resulting from the disposal of household batteries containing mercury

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IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine  (Volume:10 ,  Issue: 5 )