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!

2023-2024 BC Recycling Hotline Hours

  • December 25, 26 & January 1: CLOSED
  • December 27 – 29 & January 2 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!

2023-2024 Tree Chipping Events

Wondering what to do with your real tree after the holidays? Check out what collection or drop-off options are available in your area and when they take place! Find your local events below, organized by regional district.