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UK needs 80,000 battery collection points to meet recycling target

The UK will need approximately 80,000 battery collections points if it is to meet its 25% waste portable battery target by 2012.Recycling company WasteCare chief executive Peter Hunt said: All companies should get together for the common aim to meet the target. 80,000 collection points will be needed across the UK by 2012 to meet the 25% target and be ready to move up to 45%.The technical side of the regulations come into force from September 26 where businesses ...