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Lead Batteries Named Top Five Sustainability Performer

A new report from The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) has named lead batteries as one of the top five consumer product categories in key sustainability performance. An announcement from the Battery Council International (BCI), of which The Doe Run Company is a member, reports that the TSC recognizes lead batteries for their sustainable credentials including their recycling rate. Lead batteries have a 99 percent recycling rate in the U.S. surpassing all other consumer goods.

Read the full BCI announcement here.