Happy Holidays from RCBC!

The holidays are a favourite time of year for many, including the RCBC team! We have compiled graphics, guides, and educational resources to help you have a greener holiday season. Find tips on choosing between real and artificial Christmas trees, ideas for zero-waste gifts, information on recycling old Christmas lights, and much more!

2022-2023 BC Recycling Hotline Hours

  • December 24 – December 27 & January 2: CLOSED
  • December 28 – 30 & January 3 and on: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Holiday Guides

Below you’ll find tips for holiday waste reduction, ideas for ecofriendly gifts, information on buying the right Christmas tree, and much more!

2022-2023 Tree Chipping Events

Wondering what to do with your real tree after the holidays? Check out what collection or drop-off options exist in your area and when they take place! Find your local events below, organized by regional district. Not sure which regional district you’re in? Download the full list and search for your area.