RECYCLING COUNCIL OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
Contact our HOTLINE: 604-RECYCLE (732-9253) in Lower Mainland or
1-800-667-4321 (rest of BC) or e-mail at email@example.com
RCBC wants to help you make it a 'green' holiday season. Here you'll find information on holiday waste reduction, tips for zero waste gifts and dinners, tree chipping details and much more!
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December 25-27 and January 1 our offices will be closed.
January 2, 2013 the Recycling Hotline will resume regular operating hours of Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm.
For recycling options during the holidays, please remember to check our Recyclepedia at www.rcbc.bc.ca/recyclepedia. The Recyclepedia allows you to search drop-off sites for common household recyclables including paint, tires, computers, televisions and batteries to name a few!
The information below will be updated for 2013 by the first week of December. Stay tuned for our holiday tips.
Holiday information is available in PDF format. Please click here to download Adobe Reader.
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From making your own gift bags to the ancient Japanese art of Furoshiki wrapping, check out our alternatives to traditional gift wrap.
Did you know that you can recycle Christmas light strings? They're included in the LightRecycle program as fixtures and can be dropped off at many locations across B.C. Click here to find the recycling location nearest you.