TITLE

Recharge it

AUTHOR(S)
Lecard, Marc; Stine, Annie
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Sierra;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use and disposal of batteries. The toxic heavy metals in batteries including mercury, lead, cadmium, chromium and silver; Number of batteries thrown out in the United States each year; Reduced mercury batteries; Button batteries; The problems of rechargeable batteries; Disposing of batteries as hazardous waste; Taking a hard look at battery needs.
ACCESSION #
9311027639

 

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