Public Outreach

Public outreach is one of RCBC's main activities in promoting Zero Waste. We attend a variety of community-based and environmentally-focused events to give talks to groups about waste reduction and recycling.

Public Outreach Requests | Public Outreach Resources

Public Outreach Requests

To enquire how RCBC can participate in your community event, please contact:

Harvinder Aujala 
Information Services Manager
Phone: 604-683-6009 ext. 313
Email: harv@rcbc.ca

Please note that we do not have the capability to attend all of the events we are asked to speak at. If you are planning an event please call us at least one month in advance to arrange a speaker. We book up well ahead of time for presentations during Earth Day week or Waste Reduction Week Events

Some of the events and groups we have presented to include:

  • City of Vancouver Landfill Open House
  • Public Works and Government Services Canada
  • Fraser Health Environment Day at Burnaby Hospital
  • City of Richmond EnviroFair
  • Terrace Trade Show
  • Eco-Fest at McRoberts Secondary School in Richmond
  • EPIC: Sustainable Living Expo
  • Professional Organizers of Canada - BC Chapter
  • Green Living Show
  • Canadian Waste and Recycling Expo
  • Coquitlam Farmer's Market Green Living Event
  • City of Surrey Nature Matters SummerFest
  • City of Burnaby Green Alternatives Fair and Farmer’s Market
  • Trailblazing your Sustainable Future: Youth Action Day at the Vancouver Aquarium
  • and many others!

Public Outreach Resources

Here are some downloadable posters (in .pdf) promoting recycling and reuse:

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