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> Rechargeable Battery manufacturers for a sustainable economy

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Advanced Rechargeable Batteries

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Advanced Rechargeable Batteries

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Legislation & Transport

19
MAY
2017

Update of the UN ADR regulation for transport of batteries

The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) has been updated. The new version is applicable as...
28
MAR
2016

Update of the Air transport ICAO regulation for Lithium batteries

On 22 February the ICAO Council adopted the recommendation of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission (ANC) that lithium ion batteries, UN 3480,...
11
JUN
2015

Update of the UN regulation for the transport of Dangerous Goods

On December 12,  2014 were voted during the meeting of the UN Sub Committee of Experts for the Transport of Dangerous Goods, in Geneva,  several...

RECHARGE Positions

04
JUL
2018

RECHARGE position on the review of the Batteries directive

In October 2017, the European Commission launched the EU Batteries Alliance to create a competitive and sustainable, battery cell manufacturing...
29
MAY
2018

PEF usage: RECHARGE recommendations for the Product Environmental Footprint

The proliferation of environment labels is creating European consumers confusion and distrust when it comes to the use of the various...
30
APR
2018

Europe’s metals & battery industries call for a coherent regulatory approach to chemicals management

Europe’s metals and batteries industries strongly support the European Commission’s Battery Alliance objectives. Our sectors are integral to...

RECHARGE Newsletter Releases

31
MAY
2018

The RECHARGE ‘Batteries Report 2018’ is online

The RECHARGE Report is meant to be a reference and overview document for the interested reader. It includes number of information related the...
21
MAY
2018

RECHARGE reaction to the EU Commission E-mobility package

A promising initiative from the Commission RECHARGE welcomes the communication published yesterday by the European Commission “Europe on the...
20
MAR
2018

RECHARGE is partner of the Battery Show Europe 2018

The Battery Show Europe The Battery Show, co-located with Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo, is Europe’s largest trade fair for...