Call2Recycle and Earth Day Canada’s EcoKids Program declare Battery Busters: Waste Reduction Week Contest a huge success!

Toronto – Nearly 200 schools across Canada registered in the Call2Recycle® and EcoKids Battery Busters: Waste Reduction Week Contest, which resulted in 13,869 kg of used or expired batteries collected for recycling. The contest came on the heels of the highly successful Battery Busters: Spring Cleaning Contest and created an opportunity for students and teachers to take their waste reduction efforts to the next level. Organizers are thrilled with the results.

Joe Zenobio, Executive Director, Call2Recycle Canada, Inc. says, “We are ...

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Circular Greenbiz Webcast Followup

Call2Recycle-webcast_300x250On April 19, Call2Recycle’s CEO & President Carl Smith joined Betsy Dorn, Consultant at RSE and Marcus Boolish, Director of Regulatory and Government at Energizer, for a discussion about product stewardship and the challenges of attaining a circular economy. During the webcast, which was sponsored by Call2Recycle and organized by GreenBiz, participants submitted questions about various webcast-related topics. We worked with our panel to ...

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Shaping a Sustainable Future With Call2Recycle®

For more than 130 years, the University of Manitoba has been a nexus of innovation and leadership in Western Canada. The University is located on the traditional territories of the Anishinaabe and Metis indigenous peoples, and boasts close to 30,000 students, 8,700 faculty and staff, and 190,000 alumni.

This dynamic institution places high value on planning for achievement and creating a more promising future. The University’s mission—to create, preserve, communicate and apply knowledge, contributing ...

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Vermont School Battery Recycling Challenge

school-recycling-contest-actionVermonters can now recycle all used household batteries for free!  To help raise awareness of this exciting new program and divert used batteries from the waste stream, Call2Recycle®  launched a School “Battery Recycling Challenge” to teach students about the importance of battery recycling by encouraging them to collect and recycle used batteries.

What is the “Battery Recycling Challenge?”

It’s a three week contest running from March 7 – March 31 to see which class can collect the ...

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