Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. advances its commitment to safety with the introduction of its new flame retardant box liner
TORONTO, Ontario – January 9, 2018 – Call2Recycle Canada, Inc., Canada’s national consumer battery collection and recycling organization, today announced an innovation to bolster the safety in handling and transporting potentially dangerous batteries in Canada. Its battery collection containers now will include an innovative, flame retardant liner. This new feature is part of the organization’s Charge Up Safety!™ initiative to further ...
Why are you closing private collection sites in Alberta?
Call2Recycle is restructuring our battery collection program in Alberta to support the long-term sustainability of our organization. We have operated a not-for-profit collection program that has been funded voluntarily in Alberta since 1997. In that time, we have seen exponential growth in collections and the management costs are now unsustainable for a voluntary program. We therefore made the difficult decision to close the majority of our private collection sites, and focus our ...Read More
Awareness day drives consumer engagement and awareness of battery recycling across Canada
What would your life be like without batteries? Look around you and count how many of the items in your home use batteries–from cell phones to tablets to remote controls and power tools. Batteries are a convenient source of portable power for today’s electronics.
February 18th marks National Battery Day, which celebrates the important role batteries play in our lives while inspiring consumers ...Read More