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    Update: Waste Diversion Ontario Decision on Call2Recycle Canada’s ISP
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     2013 Collections
    17 consecutive years of growth
    Thanks to you, we diverted over 11 million pounds of batteries (5 million kg) from landfills - Read the press release
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    We divert everything from landfills. Find out what happens to the rechargeable batteries and cellphones.
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    Rechargeable Batteries Power Our Daily Lives
    We use mobile devices every day – all powered by rechargeable batteries. When that battery-power runs out, it's important to recycle them. Find your recycling location
 
 
 
 
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Speaking Out for Call2Recycle

September 18, 2014

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘Call2Recycle?’ Batteries? Our branded box? The face of Richard Karn, Guy LaFleur or Danny Seo? Since the very beginning Call2Recycle has relied on popular personalities to draw attention to Call2Recycle’s … Read More

 

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Tulsa’s ‘Recycle Michael’

September 18, 2014

In the metro Tulsa area, Michael Patton has earned the nickname “Recycle Michael” for his tireless work in advocating recycling to the local community. Patton is executive director of Tulsa’s Metropolitan Environmental Trust (M.e.t.), a non-profit recycling organization started in … Read More

 

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Canadian Defence Research Agency Partners with Call2Recycle to Centralize its Battery Recycling

September 18, 2014

What do a G-suit, motorized wheelchair, Alouette 1 satellite, Black Brant rockets, carbon dioxide lasers, flight data recorders, the Ballard fuel cell membrane and the Bombsniffer have in common? Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). Over the years, DRDC researchers, sometimes in partnership with … Read More

 

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Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. Elects Daniel Hutter to Board of Directors

September 12, 2014

TORONTO, September 12, 2014 – Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. which operates one of the oldest and most successful stewardship programs in North America, has elected Daniel Hutter to its Board of Directors. Hutter, who currently serves as Division Vice President, Global EHS and Compliance Assurance for Spectrum Brands (NYSE: SPB), was chosen for his industry expertise in product responsibility and environmental design. Spectrum Brands, a global consumer products company with market-leading brands including Rayovac®, has served on the Call2Recycle Canada Board of Directors for the past four years. Read More

 

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Call2Recycle, Inc. Names Leo Raudys Vice President

September 09, 2014

ATLANTA – September 9, 2014 – Call2Recycle, Inc., the most successful battery stewardship organization in North America, today announced that noted environmental and sustainability expert Leo Raudys has been named vice president of program development. Raudys is known for his expertise on environmental public policies, and building and managing major sustainability programs for a major retailer. Read More

 

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NEW SCHOOL YEAR, NEW TECHNOLOGIES: WHERE DO YOUR OLD DEVICES AND BATTERIES BELONG?

August 21, 2014

ATLANTA – August 21, 2014 – This back to school season, millions of students will head to the classroom carrying new mobile devices containing rechargeable batteries – all of which can be recycled. It is the perfect time of year to educate about proper recycling to protect the environment.

Recent studies show that the average college student owns up to seven devices[i], a number that has skyrocketed in the past five years. This trend is not exclusive to college students: 75 percent of children under the age of eight now carry their own mobile device, including smartphones and tablets[ii]. Read More

 

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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 … Read More

 

Call2Recycle® is a product stewardship program providing no-cost battery and cellphone recycling solutions across the U.S. and Canada. Operated by Call2Recycle, Inc., a 501(c)4 nonprofit public service organization, the program is funded by battery and product manufacturers committed to responsible recycling.