Responsible management of today’s batteries and those yet to be imagined.

We are a coalition of companies, academics and NGOs with a mission to advance the responsible production, transport, sale, use, reuse, recycling and resource recovery of batteries and other energy storage devices.

We are a coalition of companies, academics and NGOs with a mission to advance the responsible production, transport, sale, use, reuse, recycling and resource recovery of batteries and other energy storage devices.

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Take the 2 million battery challenge!

The latest automotive industry research shows that 12% of consumers still have a dead or unusable vehicle battery at home and not in the closed recycling loop. In an effort to bring those remaining vehicle batteries that sit in forgotten corners of garages or in inoperative vehicles back into the recycling loop, the Responsible Battery Coalition has launched the 2 Million Battery Challenge.

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FAQ

What is the Responsible Battery Coalition? What do we do? We're glad you asked.

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Featured member profile: Shane Thompson, Battery Solutions

What inspired your company to join the coalition? We were impressed by the quality of the people involved in the RBC enterprise, the thoughtful and science-based approach to identifying problems facing the battery (recycling) industry, and how best to go about addressing them. Lastly, we value the gap-filling nature of the organization, that RBC plugs in input into…

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Steve Christensen

Steve Christensen Executive Director

Timothy J. Lafond, P.E.

Timothy Lafond, P.E. Technical Consultant

John Kyte Director of Communications and Programs

Leadership

We are governed by a Board of Directors representing battery makers, recyclers, original equipment manufacturers and large-scale users of energy storage devices. We are also informed by a Science Advisory Board and Executive Advisory Council on best practices and strategic counsel.

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