Take the green approach. Reducing and reusing saves waste removal costs and helps protect our natural resources. That makes recycling the healthiest part of a waste management plan. Discover ways you can champion recycling in your community.


Organic waste typically comes from plant or animal products. A major advantage to this type of waste is that it’s biodegradable, which means there are plenty of green options for getting rid of it, like composting.

Extended Producer Responsibility

Taking ownership for the products we make and use is important.

B.C. is a national leader in this regard – having industry arrange for the collection and recycling needed to manage the life cycle of designated products and packaging.