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It's the Little Things that Make Big Things Happen!

It's the Little Things that Make Big Things Happen!

July 27, 2017

Since 2013, Connect Hearing has been providing its customers with a convenient service to recycle the small button sized batteries from hearing aids. 

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OSBRC Makes Donation to SickKids Foundation!

OSBRC Makes Donation to SickKids Foundation!

June 20, 2017

On June 21st, a delegation from the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge (OSBRC) traveled to The Hospital for Sick Children to make a donation to the SickKids Foundation.

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Quintilian School Wins Provincial Recycling Challenge!

Quintilian School Wins Provincial Recycling Challenge!

June 16, 2017

On June 16th, Raw Materials Company of Port Colborne paid a special visit to Quintilian School of Kingston to award them a first-place trophy and a cheque for winning the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge.

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Spring has Sprung at the New Community Garden in Lockview Park

Spring has Sprung at the New Community Garden in Lockview Park

May 25, 2017

The new Lockview Park Community Garden will spring to life on the evening of June 7, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. as friends and families gather to sow seeds and enjoy a free bar-b-q by Tender Cuts

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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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