Federal Government Launches Battery Recycling Initiative with Call2Recycle Canada

North America’s Largest Battery Stewardship Program Wins Confidence of Government Administrators

CanadaRecyclesTORONTO (January 17, 2014) – The launch of a national battery recycling initiative between the Government of Canada and Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. will soon provide improved options to properly dispose of used batteries.  In late 2013, Call2Recycle®—North America’s first and largest battery stewardship program—was selected as the preferred provider for battery recycling for Canada’s federal government agencies and departments.

The 2014 roll-out of ...

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Canada’s Universities Make the Grade in Battery Recycling

Call2Recycle Canada sees 67% growth in campus collections in 2013

iStock_000013254763XSmallTORONTO (January 14, 2014)– While there may be debate over college-age Millennials’ commitment to environmental responsibility, students at some of Canada’s universities are supporting green initiatives by recycling batteries through Call2Recycle Canada’s on-campus collection program. Call2Recycle®, North America’s first and largest battery stewardship program, has collected more than 60,000 kilograms of batteries through its higher education channels since the program was launched in ...

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Battery Recycling Program Celebrates 17 Consecutive Years of Increased Collections

Call2Recycle, Inc. recycles over 11 million pounds (5 million kilograms) of batteries in 2013

3d growth chartATLANTA (January 8, 2014) – As North America’s first and largest battery product stewardship program, Call2Recycle® increased collections in the U.S. and Canada by 12.6 percent over 2012, diverting over 11 million pounds (5 million kilograms) of batteries from landfills.  This marks the 17th consecutive year that the organization has documented a year-over-year increase (since collections ...

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