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News release: April 4, 2023

Peel’s spring battery collection is back

Brampton, ON. (April 4, 2023) – Peel Region is collecting single-use and rechargeable batteries at the curb from April 10 to 21.

Curbside battery collection happens in Peel each spring and fall, providing residents with a convenient way to safely dispose of their batteries and keep them out of landfill.

Follow these guidelines for the spring battery collection period:

Thanks to Peel residents, we've collected over 179,600 kgs of batteries since the start of the program to ensure safe and responsible recycling of used batteries. Due to their hazardous materials, batteries do not belong in garbage or recycling bins.

Other tips:

You can also find a drop-off location near you to safely dispose of used and old batteries throughout the year.

Media contact

David Martino
Communications Coordinator
Region of Peel

About Peel Region

In 2024, Peel Region marks its 50th anniversary. Peel Region works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe, and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 200,000 businesses in Brampton, Mississauga and Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information explore and follow us on X @regionofpeel and Instagram

On December 13, 2023, the Ontario government announced that Peel Region will not be dissolved, and that Bill 112 legislation will be updated to reflect service delivery in Peel. Services for residents and businesses will continue without interruption. For updates and more information, visit Peel's transition page.