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BIL Provision: Battery Recycling Best Practices

Open Date:

TBD

Close Date:

TBD

Upcoming Milestones:

Eligible Recipients:

  • Local Government
  • Native/Tribal Entity
  • State Government

Program Purpose:

Environmental Clean-up

Reserved for Energy
Communities?

No

Funded by:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Overview

This investment will promote the safe handling of used batteries and improve battery recycling programs. The Environmental Protection Agency will develop best practices that may be implemented by State, Tribal, and local governments with respect to the collection of batteries to be recycled in a manner that to the maximum extent practicable, is technically and economically feasible for State, Tribal, and local governments; is environmentally sound and safe for waste management workers; and optimizes the value and use of material derived from recycling of batteries. The Environmental Protection Agency will develop the best practices in coordination with State, Tribal, and local governments and relevant nongovernmental and private sector entities.

The Administrator shall develop best practices that may be implemented by State, Tribal, and local governments with respect to the collection of batteries to be recycled in a manner that to the maximum extent practicable, is technically and economically feasible for State, Tribal, and local governments; is environmentally sound and safe for waste management workers; and optimizes the value and use of material derived from recycling of batteries.

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Direct Award
Total Amount Available:
$10,000,000
Limit per Applicant:
Not stated
Estimated Awards:
Not stated

Applicant Guidance

Contact Information

TBD

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