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County's Battery Collection program nets Sustainability Award

Midhurst/February 23, 2022 – The County of Simcoe is being recognized as Call2Recycle®’s 2021 Leader in Sustainability, thanks to our resident’s increased participation in the battery recycling program. The County collected 21,842 kilograms of household batteries at its five household hazardous waste depots and 45,535 kilograms during the curbside battery collection week through the Call2Recycle® program during 2021, making it one of the program’s top-performing partners across six different provinces.