batteries

Groups Target Rayovac for Bad Record on Recycling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2013 Contact: Andrew Dobbs, Texas Campaign for the Environment (512) 326-5655, dobbs@texasenvironment.org Matt Prindiville, Product Policy Institute, (207) 902-0054, matt@productpolicy.org   Environmental Groups Target Battery Maker Rayovac for Bad Record on Recycling Texas group leads the effort to press number 3 battery maker to catch up to competitors A coalition of environmental groups have announced a campaign to press Rayovac, a major battery manufacturer, to step up their efforts on recycling and waste reduction. Texas […]

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EPR Packaging Platform

Members of the CRADLE2 Coalition developed Public Interest Principles for Reducing, Reusing and Recycling Packaging, hereafter referred to as the Packaging Platform.  The purpose of the Packaging Platform is to identify and clarify public interest principles that should be included in EPR packaging legislation and implementation.  The target audiences are policy makers and stakeholders engaged in EPR policy debates. The Platform has been thoroughly vetted and peer reviewed by experts in the fields of zero waste, product stewardship and sustainable […]

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Who We Are

The CRADLE² coalition is a national alliance of public interest organizations working to make products and packaging more sustainable.  CRADLE2 represents organizations and citizens across the nation united by our common concern about the squandering of our natural resources, the impacts of waste on climate change, and the loss of jobs from wasting valuable, recyclable materials in landfills and incinerators.  We are also concerned about the human and environmental health impacts of toxic chemicals used in everyday products, and the […]

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batteries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2013 Contact: Andrew Dobbs, Texas Campaign for the Environment (512) 326-5655, dobbs@texasenvironment.org Matt Prindiville, Product Policy Institute, (207) 902-0054, matt@productpolicy.org   Environmental Groups Target Battery Maker Rayovac for Bad Record on Recycling Texas group leads the effort to press number 3 battery maker to catch up to competitors A coalition of environmental groups have announced a campaign to press Rayovac, a major battery manufacturer, to step up their efforts on recycling and waste reduction. Texas […]

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