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RMC Purchases OBS 600 Optical Sorting Machines for Batteries

RMC Purchases OBS 600 Optical Sorting Machines for Batteries

April 11, 2017

Developed for battery recyclers by REFIND Technologies, the advanced identification and sorting system records the brand and chemistry types of the batteries it sorts, providing market data back to the recycler and its stakeholders.

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Honora Wins OSBRC Great Wolf Lodge Family Day Prize Draw!

Honora Wins OSBRC Great Wolf Lodge Family Day Prize Draw!

March 9, 2017

On an unseasonably warm March morning, Wiley the Wolf ventured far from his den to pay a special visit to St. Cecilia Catholic School in Toronto to present a sixth grade student named Honora with a family trip to Great Wolf Lodge!

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RMC President Named Executive of the Year by the Ontario Waste Management Association

RMC President Named Executive of the Year by the Ontario Waste Management Association

November 25, 2016

James Ewles, President of Raw Materials Company has been named Canadian Waste Sector Executive of the Year by the Ontario Waste Management Association

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Curbside Battery Recycling Gives a Jolt to Ontario Recycling Rates!

Curbside Battery Recycling Gives a Jolt to Ontario Recycling Rates!

November 3, 2016

Beginning next week, many Ontario communities will be hosting a special collection to recycle used household batteries at the curbside

 

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Local Companies Work with City to Grow Fresh Produce for the Food Bank!

Local Companies Work with City to Grow Fresh Produce for the Food Bank!

September 6, 2016

Two local companies have joined forces with the City of Port Colborne and Port Cares to build and manage a community garden at Lockview Park with the fresh produce going to the Port Cares Reach Out Food Centre.

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Ontario Schools Raise $2578 for SickKids Hospital!

Ontario Schools Raise $2578 for SickKids Hospital!

June 22, 2016

On June 22nd, a small delegation from the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge (OSBRC) paid a visit to The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) for a special tour and to make a donation to SickKids Foundation on behalf of all of the Challenge participants.

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Springfield Public School Wins Provincial Recycling Challenge!

Springfield Public School Wins Provincial Recycling Challenge!

June 14, 2016

Springfield Public School was the winner of the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge (OSBRC), a recycling competition between elementary and secondary schools in the province.

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Nyla Wins OSBRC Family Day Prize Draw!

Nyla Wins OSBRC Family Day Prize Draw!

February 24, 2016

On February 18th, Sarah Lacharity of Raw Materials Company along with friends Wiley and Craig, paid a visit to Springfield Public School to award Nyla with a Family Trip to Great Wolf Lodge in Niagara Falls!

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RMC Receives Top Score for Product Innovation from Recycling Council of Ontario

RMC Receives Top Score for Product Innovation from Recycling Council of Ontario

December 8, 2015

Raw Materials Company (RMC) received a Top Score for Product Innovation at the Recycling Council of Ontario’s Awards Luncheon at the Allstream Centre in Toronto, Ontario.

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Record 544,000 Households in 56 Ontario Municipalities to Have Access to Curbside Battery Collection

Record 544,000 Households in 56 Ontario Municipalities to Have Access to Curbside Battery Collection

November 2, 2015

Twice a year, Raw Materials Company of Port Colborne teams up with Stewardship Ontario to provide municipalities across the Province with curbside battery collection. This year a record 544,000 homes in 56 Ontario municipalities have been offered this important environmental service.

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