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Newer Technology, Inc. Includes Free Easy Recycling With Every Notebook Battery

'No Battery Left Behind' Program makes environmental responsibility free to consumers (November 16, 2006)

DMN Newswire--2006-11-16--Newer Technology Inc. (NewerTech) makes proper battery disposal easy by including a Free Return Shipping Label with every NuPower laptop replacement battery sold. As an added measure of convenience, no extra packaging materials are needed as that the NuPower battery box is designed to be reusable for the battery disposal return.

By making it as simple as taking the NuPower battery out of the box, putting the expired battery from the laptop in, and affixing the prepaid return shipping label, NewerTech continues its leading position in providing a no-cost means for customers to ensure that old PowerBook and iBook batteries are properly disposed of and that recoverable materials are responsibly recycled.

"NewerTech is proud to provide the Mac community the highest capacity and longest lasting Powerbook and iBook batteries available," said Grant Dahlke, Marketing Manager of Newer Technology, Inc. "NewerTech is just as proud to lead the way by making proper environmentally-friendly laptop battery recycling/disposal a no-cost option for our customers."


NewerTech's battery return programs assure proper recycling of recoverable materials and prevent toxic elements from leeching into land and groundwater. Further, every NewerTech battery currently in production is manufactured Mercury-free. And, NewerTech's line of Intelligent Battery Charger/Conditioners extend the useful life of Apple, NewerTech, or third party laptop batteries, reducing the number of batteries consumers need to discard.

NewerTech also proactively hosts information on its website for local disposal options available to technology users.  Information on the no-cost NewerTech recycling program as well as local disposal options can be found at

NewerTech manufactures the NuPower battery line - which include highest available capacity replacement batteries for all Apple iBook and PowerBook computers produced since 1998.  NuPower MaxCapacity Lithium-ion batteries provide up to 62% more run-time capacity than original Apple factory-shipped notebook power units.

NewerTech NuPower high capacity replacement batteries are designed, engineered, and built in the U.S.A. utilizing the highest quality cells in the world.

For more information about NewerTech and its products, visit

NewerTech press releases and product images can be found at

About Newer Technology, Inc.
Since 1984, Newer Technology, Inc. (NewerTech) has been recognized as the leading developer of performance upgrades for PowerBooks, desktop Macintosh computers, Intel Macs, iMacs, iPods and MacOS compatibles. NewerTech is headquartered in Woodstock, Illinois. Dealer inquiries are welcome by calling (815) 338-8685 or by emailing [email protected]. SEE US AT MACWORLD JAN 8-12, 2007, BOOTH S1338-23

Newer Technology, Inc. contact: 
Eileen Millard, Public Relations Associate
(800) 275-4576, ext. 123, [email protected]

Newer Technology, Inc.
1002 Courtaulds Drive
Woodstock, IL  60098
(815) 308-7001 phone
(815) 308-7002 fax


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