Holiday Recycling Information 2015
2015 Recycling Hotline Holiday Hours
December 23: 9AM to 4PM
December 24 - January 3: CLOSED
January 4: Regular hours resume from 9AM to 4PM, Monday to Friday
Media Release (December 1, 2015): The Recycling Council of BC is Dreaming of a Green Christmas for You! RCBC’s green holiday resources cover gift ideas, meals, holiday lights, Christmas trees, and more! RCBC’s green holiday resources cover gift ideas, meals, holiday lights, Christmas trees, and more!
RCBC wants to help you make this the greenest holiday ever!
Below you'll find tips for holiday waste reduction, ideas for zero waste gifts and meals, local tree chipping events and much more!
- Live vs. Fake: The Christmas Tree Debate
- Live Christmas Tree Care Guide
- Christmas Lights Recycling Guide
- Holiday Gift Giving Guide
- Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap Guide
- Christmas Gift Coupons for Family, Friends, or that Special Someone!
- A Recipe for a Zero Waste Christmas Dinner
Tree Chipping Events (By Regional District)
|1. Alberni-Clayoquot||10. Cowichan Valley||19. North Okanagan|
|2. Bulkley-Nechako||11. East Kootenay||20. Northern Rockies|
|3. Capital||12. Fraser Valley||21. Okanagan-Similkameen|
|4. Cariboo||13. Fraser-Fort George||22. Peace River|
|5. Central Coast||14. Metro Vancouver||23. Powell River|
|6. Central Kootenay||15. Kitimat-Stikine||24. Skeena-Queen Charlotte|
|7. Central Okanagan||16. Kootenay-Boundary||25. Squamish-Lillooet|
|8. Columbia-Shuswap||17. Mount Waddington||26. Sunshine Coast|
|9. Comox Valley||18. Nanaimo||27. Thompson-Nicola|
For more recycling info during the holidays, check out the Recyclepedia at www.rcbc.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!