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Johnson Controls Opens Battery Recycling FacilityJohnson Controls Opens Battery Recycling Facility

Allan Gerlat

September 14, 2012

1 Min Read
Johnson Controls Opens Battery Recycling Facility

Johnson Controls Inc. is opening a battery recycling center in Florence, S.C.

The Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls, which makes energy, automotive and building products, said in a news release that the company made a capital investment of $150 million with the project. The operation employs more than 200 and sits on 36 acres.


About the Author(s)

Allan Gerlat

News Editor, Waste360

Allan Gerlat joined the Waste360 staff in September 2011 as news editor. He was the editor of Waste & Recycling News for the first 16 years of its history, and under his guidance the publication won 27 national and regional awards.

Before Waste & Recycling News, Allan worked at another Crain Communications publication, Rubber & Plastics News, which covers rubber product manufacturing. He began with the publication as associate editor and eventually became managing editor, a position he held for nine years.

Allan is a graduate of Ohio University, where he earned a BS in journalism. He is based in Sagamore Hills, in northeast Ohio.

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