Raw Materials Company is fully permitted under its Ministry of Environment Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) to receive and process all waste battery types, including:
- Sealed Cell Alkaline Batteries
- Lead Acid Batteries
- Zinc Air Batteries
- Carbon-Zinc Batteries
- Air Depolarized Zinc (Carbonaire) Batteries - Non-Toxic
- Air Depolarized Zinc (Carbonaire) Batteries - Toxic (Containing Mercury)
- Nickel Cadmium Batteries (Vented & Sealed Cell)
- Nickel Iron Batteries
- Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries
- Lithium Batteries
- Lithium Ion Batteries
- Silver Oxide Batteries
- Mercury Batteries
- Magnesium Batteries
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For your convenience, here is a summary of important links related to this page.
- What's Inside A Battery?
- Battery Types
- Lead Acid Battery
- Primary Battery
- Rechargeable Battery
- Vented Cell Battery
Did you know?
Zinc is one of the world's most commonly used metals. Approximately 30% of the zinc today comes from recycled sources. Raw Materials Company is able to recover zinc from the batteries that you recycle. The zinc we recover is then reused as micronutrients in fertilizer to grow corn for biofuel.
As a result of RMC's recycled materials, farmers are able to increase their yields by over 20 bushels per acre. This is important considering our growing population and the need to make efficient use of our existing farmland.
Find out more about our technology and how together we are turning waste into a valuable resource.