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Entertainment The wolf: Facts about the much-maligned animal

15:45  26 october  2020
15:45  26 october  2020 Source:   starsinsider.com

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The wolf is one of the most misunderstood creatures in the animal kingdom. So, why does the wolf suffer from such a bad boy image? Click through the following gallery to learn more about this remarkable animal , and discover some of the reasons it's been maligned for so long.

Wolf facts that will prove that they're not as big or as bad as you think. Learn their origins, myths, and other unique traits here. 30 Wolves became the most widely-hunted animal in American history with the arrival of the Europeans. 31 King Edgar of Britain mandated an annual tax of 300 wolf skins on

“Zombie batteries” are causing hundreds of fires in waste and recycling plants each year, experts have warned.

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Lithium-ion and nickel-metal Hydride batteries thrown away with other household waste and recycling can be crushed and punctured, causing them to ignite or even explode, according to the Environmental Services Association (ESA).

The recycling and waste management trade body said this can set other waste material alight and could potentially cause a serious fire.

Lithium-ion batteries are most often found in mobile phones, laptops, tablets, electric toothbrushes, shavers, power tools and even e-cigarettes.

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The association has founded a national Take Charge campaign to urge the public to only recycle batteries using specialist recycling services and to never throw them away alongside general rubbish or other recycling.

Some 250 fires are suspected to have been caused by lithium-ion batteries between April 2019 and March 2020, rising from representing around a quarter of all fires to more than a third (38 per cent).

The association warned that the precise cause of a fire often remains unclear, meaning it is likely batteries are responsible for an even greater proportion of fires than reported.

“Unfortunately, the majority of batteries thrown away in the UK at the moment are not recycled properly," said Jacob Hayler, executive director of the ESA.

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Learning the various facts about wolves is a great way to stop the misconceptions about them out there. Most of the time though they are found to move at a slow pace of about 5 miles per hour. They Indians saw the wolf as a very powerful animal and one they had a great deal of respect for.

Wolf facts : Interesting facts about wolfs . Did you know . Wolf pubs become fully mature at 10 months of age and can hunt on their own from then. They are on the top of the food chain and have no natural enemies. Wolves are carnivores animal and most of their diet includes beavers, elk, bison

"Fires caused by carelessly discarded batteries endanger lives; cause millions of pounds of damage and disrupt waste services.

"We urge consumers to please recycle batteries responsibly by using battery recycling points in shops and recycling centres, or a separate battery kerbside collection if available.”

Mark Andrews, assistant chief fire officer of East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, said: “Batteries in household waste and recycling can lead to large scale and protracted fires.

"These incidents are often very challenging for fire services to deal with and can cause significant disruption to communities.

“Many people may not realise the importance of the correct disposal of batteries so this simple advice can make a real difference in preventing waste fires”.

The ESA said all batteries except car batteries should be recycled at battery recycling collection points, which are often found in supermarkets, DIY stores, high-street shops and local household waste recycling centres.

It said around 55 per cent of batteries on the market are not currently recycled properly.

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