Battery Recycling Week Across The County, Barrie, Orillia

Tons were collected last year

A chance this week to protect the environment and keep tons of batteries out of local landfill sites. Residents of Barrie and Simcoe County (Orillia is offering a separate collection this week)¬†should have received a special battery bag in the mail in the last couple of weeks,¬†to safely get rid of your old worn out batteries. Willma Bureau with Simcoe County Solid Waste Management outlined the program for Rock 95’s Dan Blakeley: