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    Update: Waste Diversion Ontario Decision on Call2Recycle Canada’s ISP
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    What happens to our batteries?
    Watch this video on what happens to batteries after they're dropped in a Call2Recycle box
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     2013 Collections
    17 consecutive years of growth: Thanks to you, we diverted over 5 million kg of batteries (11 million pounds) from landfills - Read more
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    Batteries Power Our Daily Lives
    We use mobile devices every day – all powered by batteries. When that battery-power runs out, it's important to recycle them. Find your recycling location
 
 
 
 
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New School Year, New Technologies: Where Do Your Old Devices and Batteries Belong?

August 27, 2014

55 per cent of Canadians own cellphones or smartphones, all of which contain recyclable batteries TORONTO – August 27, 2014 – This back to school season, millions of students will head to the classroom carrying new mobile devices containing rechargeable … Continue reading

 

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Are You a Responsible Rechargeable Battery Owner?

August 20, 2014

8 Tips for Safely Charging & Storing Your Rechargeable Batteries The proliferation of technology has contributed to the number of wireless electronic devices being used at home, work, and play.  As the number of devices grows, so do the number … Continue reading

 

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Posey Spreads Its Passion for Battery Recycling Around Tampa

August 20, 2014

Founded in 1975, Posey Distributing Company is the oldest, independent battery distributor in the Tampa, Florida area. But Posey isn’t your ordinary neighborhood battery store. Walk in the door and you will experience a company passionate about selling and recycling batteries. The … Continue reading

 

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Industry Stewards: The Hidden Benefactors of Battery Recycling

August 20, 2014

The Oxford Dictionary defines a steward as ‘a person employed to manage another’s property.’ At Call2Recycle, we define our industry stewards as the battery and product manufacturers that fund the recycling activities of Call2Recycle, including collection and public education. These … Continue reading

 

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Vancouver’s Bottle Depot: Making Recycling Fun

August 20, 2014

As the primary beverage container recycler in Victoria, Bottle Depot is typically awash in bottles and cans. In fact, last year the locally owned and operated company recycled enough beverage containers to fill an ice hockey rink seven-stories high. What’s … Continue reading

 

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Call2Recycle Wins CPSC’s Bow & Arrow Award for Coalition Building

August 20, 2014

The California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) recognized four companies, including Call2Recycle, for their positive environmental impacts at the organization’s 5th Annual Arrow Awards ceremony, which was held during the California Resource Recovery Association and the Solid Waste Association of North … Continue reading

 

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British Columbia Takes the Green Approach

August 11, 2014

Mention the words ‘British Columbia’ (B.C.) and most people have visions of stunning natural beauty, stretching from the western shores of Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies. Working to preserve these natural resources is B.C.’s Ministry of the Environment (B.C. MoE), … Continue reading

 

The non-profit organization that operates the Call2Recycle® program is officially changed from Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation Canada (RBRCC) to Call2Recycle Canada, Inc.