Battery Recycling / 2 posts found

What does Reconditioning a Battery Mean?

What does Reconditioning a Battery Mean? Battery reconditioning means bringing back the healthy life of a battery, that is, full charging capacity and standard electrolyte level. This can be achieved by treating the battery with specific chemicals (purity chemistry) or by treating it with different combinations of chemicals (polymer chemistry). The most widely used electrolyte combination is a large number of different electrolytes that act as semi-conductors and allow the battery to charge even if the battery has an irregular shape. Various manufacturers of batteries have their own proprietary combinations of electrolytes. Different chemicals behave differently and may react differently. […]

How are Batteries Disposed of?

How are Batteries Disposed Of? Battery Recycling, what is the process of recycling batteries and when should it be done? Batteries are used by consumers and companies for different purposes. Batteries are also disposed off in trash cans. It is suggested to recycle batteries when needed. There are 2 ways to recycle batteries. The first method involves separating the metals from the plastic casing of the batteries. There is a company which recycles the batteries and the metals from the batteries. This company takes the batteries and grinds the metals with other metals. The metal powder is dumped in landfills. […]