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Batteries (Recyclables)
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet - Web site
Summary: Links for recycling batteries and information on types of batteries and how they can be recycled.
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Battery Drop Off Location Finder
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Web site
Summary: Select USA or Canada and provide location information to locate a drop-off location.
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Battery Recycling and Disposal Guide for Households
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Web site
Summary: This discussion of battery recycling addresses environmental hazards of household batteries, types of batteries and provides a summary table that compares battery type, common name and sizes with uses and proper disposal. Controversy exists on proper disposal,...
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Battery Solutions
Type: Fact sheet - Recycled Products - Web site
Summary: Tremendous opportunities exist in this New Age for advanced battery developments and safer and more cost effective recycling. Communities, local, state and federal governments, businesses and the citizenry will continue to press for new regulations and technol...
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Call 2 Recycle
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Lessons
Summary: RBRC invites you as educators to help with their battery recycling effort. RBRC's school curriculum program provides an engaging and educational way to teach students the importance of recycling rechargeable batteries. The lesson plan uses batteries as the bas...
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Pollution Prevention Fact Sheet Used Battery Disposal (Utah DEQ)
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Fact sheet
Summary: This fact sheet is intended for users of various types of batteries. It provides general information on proper handling, disposition and disposal of batteries and the EPA regulations regarding battery hazardous waste determinations.
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Recycle The Essential Guide
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Manual/Handbook - Recycled Products
Summary: Nonfiction Editors Duncan McCorquodale and cigalle Hanaor, Introuction byLucy Siegel ISBN 1 90477236 6 Recycle The Essential Guide provides simplified details (easy to use in the classroom) on recycling processes for a varie...
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Rethinking Recycling
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Lessons - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Rethinking Recycling contains activities and lesson plans for students in grades K-5. The lessons can be used separately or as a unit. Many of the lessons satisfy Oregon's new Common Curriculum Goals and Benchmarks. Rethinking Recycling was first published in...
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