Fee on Automobile Batteries Could Pay for Lead Cleanup

EGPNews – A California bill aimed at funding the cleanup of lead-contaminated communities like those surrounding the now-shuttered Exide battery recycling plant, could soon require consumers and manufactures to each pay a $1 fee for every lead-acid car battery sold in the state. Under the Lead Acid Battery Recycling Act (AB 2153)—approved by the State … More Fee on Automobile Batteries Could Pay for Lead Cleanup