How It's Made - Car Batteries

More than 50% of your new battery is old.

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+26 1. Rigel commented 12 years ago

i always wondered what they do with the batteries
but this isn't really a how its made video for batteries now is it?
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+9 2. Eddie87 commented 12 years ago

should we then get money for old batteries that we deliver? :)
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+7 3. MadTick commented 12 years ago

I am totally trying this at home with my old car batteries :x
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+6 4. Usdevildoggmc commented 12 years ago

Gotta <3 some good ol Chemistry
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-1 5. Baboon commented 12 years ago

#2 no because
1. It's not cost efficient for recyclers.
2. giving them for free promotes Natures safety by encouraging green saving industry.

By not selling them you do a big favor to our mother earth.
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+9 6. Crash0 commented 12 years ago

#1 #5 In Croatia there are recycling lots that pay you for delivering used batteries. It's not much money, but is stimulating people to deliver old batteries to these lots, and not just leaving them on a junkyard.
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+4 7. Voutelamberopipi commented 12 years ago

still waiting for an episode of How It's Made about snotr videos, seeing the admins are always explaing it too QQers
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+3 8. cretia commented 12 years ago

See the workers they all had a twitch and half of them were home sick with respiratory illness / cancers
must be something to do with the poisons they are exposed to everyday
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+7 9. Noobeater commented 12 years ago

This is a lie! Everyoen knows that if you open up a car battery hundreds of smaller AA batteries pour out.

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+4 10. irishgek commented 12 years ago

#8 Total shit I work with lead daily at work and after having my blood tested it came up with a limit lower than what is considered standard amount of lead in the human body , infact the woman in the factory who they used as a control sample who works in a office and rarely deals with our lead components had 3 times more lead in her blood, And that was even considered well under the norm.

Lead is not as toxic and deadly as people make it out to be as long as your wearing the right PPE's your fine to work with lead.
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+1 11. AstonMartin commented 12 years ago

Can used Oil be recycled too :|
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+2 12. huldu commented 12 years ago

Its true if you pay money, even if its not a lot, you do encourage people to give you their old car batteries. The same applies to a lot more things than that tho :)
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+2 13. dragonon commented 12 years ago

a factory never meant to look clean
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+2 14. richardleed commented 12 years ago

and into the AIR.........