Pete Stamper in Ottawa

Pete Stamper of KC Recycling at The House of Commons, Standing Committee on International Trade as part of a panel of witnesses in view of its study “Canadian businesses in supply chains and global markets” on Tuesday, May 7, 2024


Battery Hub Feasible For BC’S Southern Interior, Study Finds Canada’s EV Mandate Drives Demand for Battery Recycling in Industry-Friendly Region The federal government’s plan to phase out gas and diesel passenger vehicles by 2035 requires the Canadian economy to shift, with battery recycling at the forefront in the Lower Columbia region of BC’s Southern Interior. […]

Local Metal Reinforces West Kootenay Industrial Circular Economy

Recycling, Demolition, and Clean-Up Company Launches to Serve Residents and Businesses West Kootenay residents and business owners no longer have to commute to recycle valuable scrap metal since LOCAL Metal opened its doors in Genelle, BC this spring. After SECURE Energy — which is headquartered in Calgary, AB — centralized their Kootenay metal recycling facilities […]

Battery Hub Feasibility Study

Study underway on Lower Columbia battery hub Written by Greg Nesteroff of My Kootenay Now Efforts continue to turn the West Kootenay into a hub for battery manufacturing and recycling. Jacomien van Tonder, the director of the Metal Tech Alley marketing initiative for the Lower Columbia Initiatives Corporation, says a feasibility study began in January thanks […]