Holiday Recycling Information 2016
2016 Recycling Hotline Holiday Hours
December 23: 9:00AM to 1:00PM
December 24 - January 1: CLOSED
January 2: Regular hours resume, weekdays from 9:00AM to 4:00PM
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!
Have a pile of burned-out holiday lights? Replacing your old lights with new, more energy-efficient options? RCBC's here to help you recycle old lights, pick new ones, and offer important tips for a safe and bright holiday season!
This year, RCBC is here to help you leave a smaller holiday footprint on the earth by providing a few simple eco-ideas for your Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinners. This stuff is easy to do and may even save you money!
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|
Not sure which regional district you're in? Download the whole list and search for your area.
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!