Education Centre

Thank you for visiting our Education Centre. Here you'll find information on battery types, the importance of recycling them and frequently asked questions.

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Battery Types

What's Inside A Battery?

How to Prepare Your Batteries for Recycling

How to Start a Recycling Program at Work

How to Start a Battery Recycling Program in Apartment Buildings

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The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge is for elementary and secondary schools in the Province of Ontario. There is no cost to participate and there's a chance to win great cash prizes. 

Learn more about the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge.


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Lead-acid batteries are the oldest rechargeable batteries still in use today. In Canada, over 98% of all Lead-acid batteries are recovered for recycling.

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