November 29, 2016
We're halfway through the seventh week and so far the pace has been spectacular! To date, OSBRC schools have recycled 7,450 kilograms!
October 27, 2016
The Challenge just started and we already have our first Battery Boss of the year! Congratulations Antonio!
October 17, 2016
It’s that time of year, Waste Reduction Week and the first day of the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge! Welcome back everyone!
October 4, 2016
Will you be recycling your dead batteries at the curb this fall? Click here to see the list of Ontario communities scheduled for Fall 2016!
May 6, 2016
On April 22nd, Raw Materials Company randomly selected five Student Mission winners from more than 300 students that registered during the Challenge year.
April 22, 2016
At 5:00 p.m. the OSBRC Leaderboard will be locked marking the end of this year’s Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge! This year the program reached more than 70,000 students and together they recycled approximately 23,861 kilograms of used household batteries!
April 7, 2016
Since 1875, the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) has been providing world-class patient care and research to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Ontario and those living around the world.
March 30, 2016
Springfield Public School didn’t make the Top 10 last year, but a fresh outlook this past October and some renewed buy-in from students and their families has made all the difference this time around.
March 24, 2016
At the beginning of this year’s Challenge, we introduced something called the OSBRC Pledge. The Pledge was created to help schools track their individual recycling efforts against the amount of batteries the average Canadian family uses in a year.
February 18, 2016
Raw Materials Company in partnership with Orange Drop teams up with many Ontario communities to provide people with a convenient option to recycle used household batteries at the curbside. Is your community participating in the collection this spring? Find out here!
- Ontario Schools Ahead at the Holiday! 11/29/16
- Congratulations Antonio! First Battery Boss of the year! 10/27/16
- 3rd Annual Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge Starts Today! 10/17/16
- Batteries Dead? Recycle Instead! Fall 2016 10/4/16
- OSBRC Student Mission Winners! 5/6/16
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