Environmental footprint of car batteries is tiny and falling, study finds

The environmental impact of the raw materials used up to produce a typical car battery is minute compared to that of the petrol burned during the lifetime of an average internal combustion engine, the green group Transport & Environment argues.

by Robert Hodgson

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