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In this series, “Cleantech Coast to Coast: A Road Trip Across Canada”, Foresight puts the spotlight on cleantech leaders and change-makers across the country. From the nation’s biggest cities to remote pockets of innovation, we celebrate how Canadian ingenuity is tackling the most urgent challenges of our time.


Cleantech Coast to Coast: Retriev Technologies, Trail, BC


Trail Firefighters Local 941 did some fire extinguisher training with workers from Retriev the other day. They were taught P-A-S-S

Pull the pin.

Aim the nozzle.

Squeeze the handle.

Sweep side to side at the base of the fire.



Retriev Technologies and Trail Firefighters Local 941 practice their fire extinguisher training 

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Thank you for joining us at our Earth Day community recycling event on April 24th, 2021 at Ohio University, Lancaster. 


By trusting Retriev and The Big Green Box to recycle your household batteries and small portable electronics safely and responsibly, you're taking an important step towards keeping your environement safe, today and tomorrow. 

Forward thinking strategies for a renewable future.  


Retriev Technologies, Global Leaders in Battery Recycling, is Proud to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

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Marubeni Corporation, (hereinafter, “Marubeni”) and Retriev Technologies Inc, (hereinafter, “Retriev”) have entered into a Strategic Partnership Agreement with the aim of developing a new circular business for End- of-Life Lithium-ion batteries (hereinafter, “EOL LiB”). The companies will develop a business model by which valuable metals recovered from EOL LiB can be reused.

Retriev is a pioneer and market leader in the North American battery recycling industry. 


Strategic Partnership for Developing New Circular Business for End-of-Life Lithium-ion Batteries

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 crisis, we have all watched the growing need for so many resources and services in our local communities, nationally and abroad.  At each of our Retriev locations, our first priority has been to take vital steps to help ensure the health, well-being and safety of our employees and families, as well as the customers and industries we serve.  In addition to our wonderful international team, we are so proud and grateful to be part of terrific, caring local communities.  


Giving back is our responsibility and great privilege. 


As a company that ensures effective removal, storage and disposal of residential and commercial solid waste and hazardous waste, Retriev Technologies is considered a critical intrastate business and will remain open at this time.


The safety of our employees, customers and vendors is our top priority.  We have put in place comprehensive policies and procedures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 while maintaining the quality service you expect from Retriev. 


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Information Regarding COVID-19

Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue (KBRFR) has received $6,591 worth of high-powered LED flashlights from Retriev Technologies in Trail to assist firefighters on the job. The 25 specialized Streamlight Survivor rechargeable flashlights were delivered this week complete with chargers and will be installed in firetrucks in Rossland, Warfield, Genelle, Montrose and Fruitvale. 


Twenty-five Rechargeable Flashlights Donated to Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue



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How to Recycle Batteries Safely 

Retriev Technologies talks about options for recycling personal household batteries in . Retriev, with two locations in Ohio, specializes in recycling all battery chemistries and features a handy program called The Big Green Box to assist consumers in trouble-free and environmentally friendly recycling.

2019 Business of the Year


Lancaster-Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce awards Retriev Technologies the Large Business of the Year Award for 2019. Ed, Senior VP, accepted the award on behalf of the entire Ohio team, who were honored to be recognized.