The City of Kawartha Lakes is offering schools the following

programs during the 2011 school year:

1. School Electronics Collection Program

Waste Reduction Week (October 18


th to 24th)


Collection bins will be provided for small electronics and batteries at

participating schools


Posters will be supplied for the Electronics Collection Program


Schools to establish one central collection area indoors



: Leaking or broken batteries are not accepted and must be taken to City

household hazardous waste depots

2. ‘Sorting it Out’ in CKL

Waste Diversion Workshops

(September to December, 2011)

This workshop will include




Electronics diversion & recycling presentation


Interactive assembly games


Resource materials


Classroom activities



It is requested that the presentation equipment

(i.e. projector, laptop and display screen) be provided

by the school.

What goes in the collection bins?


Digital Cameras iPod/MP3 Players


Cell Phones Inkjet Cartridges





rechargeable & single use i.e. AAA,

AA, C, D, 9 volt & button batteries)




Toner Cartridges

How to Register!

If your school is interested in

these programs please complete

the attached Registration Form.

Accepting registration starting

May 15


th for the fall school year.

Send To:

City of Kawartha Lakes

Attn: Angela Porteous,

Public Education Officer

Work: 705-324-9411 ext 1158

Fax: 705-328-3122


The Corporation of the

City of Kawartha Lakes

Public Works Department

12 Peel Street.

Lindsay, Ontario K9V 3L8

Tel: (705) 324-9411, 1 888-822-2225, ext 1158

Fax: (705) 328-3122

Registration Form


*Please use one registration form per school*

Waste Reduction Week- School Electronics Collection Program

Please fax or email this registration form to the City of Kawartha Lakes, Attn: Angela Porteous at

705-328-3122 or email to

______________________________ ____________________________________

Signature Date

Please Note: There is limited space available. The City regrets that it cannot accommodate every

request. A staff person will contact you to confirm the details