UPR Molecular Center will collect used batteries to recycle them

In tune with the Planet Earth Dayhe Molecular Center of the University of Puerto Rico will hold this coming Monday, April 22, a battery collection event to be recycled.

In the activity, which will take place from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, people will be able park and enter the buildingin Río Piedras, to deliver the batteries, but they will also have the option of a service car to facilitate the collection, indicated the doctor Pearl Akaminespokesperson for the organizing committee.

“We wish to contribute to the issue of conservation and carry out affirmative actions that promote a change in our daily and consumption habits. “This event is an invitation to raise awareness about environmental conservation and sustainability, but also an opportunity to educate us all on the subject.”Akamine said in a press release.