Ever wondered what the recycling process looks like for batteries disposed of via EasyPak recycling containers? Look no further than this helpful feature that charts out and explains exactly what happens with your batteries once you fill your containers and ship them off.
This Process Flow Diagram illustrates the preliminary processing steps that batteries recycled with EasyPak recycling containers undergo. The process consists of:
1. Battery receipt and inspection
2. Sorting of conforming batteries
(non-conforming batteries are returned to generator)
3. Material sizing
4. Metal recovery
5. Separation of final product (Ni, Fe, Cr, Mn, & Zn-O)
We take the utmost care to make sure that your batteries are recycled in the most environmentally-friendly way possible. All of our recycling facilities are certified by the EPA and meet all state and local environmental requirements. If you have any more questions about what happens to your batteries once you send in your EasyPak battery containers please feel free to contact us at anytime. If you would like to learn more about battery recycling through EasyPak click here.