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Environment & Animal Life, Society

Canadians recycle nearly 3 million kilograms of batteries

Call2Recycle Canada Inc. reported that they collected and recycled 3 million kilograms of used batteries from Canadians in 2019. It was a 9 per cent increase over last year and a record high for the second year in a row. »

Health, Highlights, Internet, Science & Technology

 Could your cheap USB charger harm you?

Health Canada has ordered a huge recall of some 1.5 million uncertified USB chargers. The massive recall of at least 27 brands comes on the heels of a large sampling and testing programme following a number of reports of fires »