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Batteries Dead? Recycle Instead! Spring 2021

February 23, 2021

Will you be recycling your dead batteries at the curb this spring? Click here to see the list of Ontario communities scheduled for Spring 2021!

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National Battery Day - February 18th!

February 18, 2021

It’s interesting to see how far we’ve come since Benjamin Franklin and the early experiments that lead to the Voltaic Pile and the batteries we know today. Learn more about how batteries were invented!

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Congratulations Aiden! First Battery Boss of the Year!

November 17, 2020

Folks, it’s official! The first Battery Boss of the 2020-2021 Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge is Aiden of Springfield Public School!

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OSBRC Wraps up another Fantastic Year!

April 19, 2019

That’s it! At 5:00 p.m. today, we froze the OSBRC Leaderboards to mark the end of this year’s Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge! What a fantastic season everyone! You did an awesome job for the environment, your communities and the SickKids Foundation!

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Congratulations Violet of Port Rowan - First Battery Boss of the Year!

November 5, 2018

It wasn’t even the end of the very first day before Violet of Port Rowan Public School completed her fifth mission to become the first Battery Boss of the Challenge!

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Batteries Dead? Recycle Instead! Fall 2018

September 24, 2018

Will you be recycling your dead batteries at the curb this fall? Checkout the list of Ontario communities scheduled for Fall 2018!

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Batteries Dead? Recycle Instead! Spring 2018

February 26, 2018

Will you be recycling your dead batteries at the curb this spring? See the list of Ontario communities scheduled for spring 2018!

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No CommentsTags: battery · curbside · dufferin · durham · kawartha lakes · peel · quinte · recycling · thunder bay


Liam is the First Battery Boss of the Year!

November 2, 2017

Liam was the first student to finish all five OSBRC Student Missions! Liam now has two chances to win in upcoming December 8th prize draw!

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4th Annual OSBRC Starts Today!

October 16, 2017

In its fourth year, the OSBRC has grown into a community of thoughtful citizens. A group of schools working toward a common goal to recycle as many batteries as they use each year. 

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Batteries Dead? Recycle Instead! Fall 2017

September 29, 2017

Will you be recycling your dead batteries at the curb this fall? Click here to see the list of Ontario communities scheduled for fall 2017!

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