Recycling involves turning material, that would otherwise become waste, into new products.

Recycling has many environmental, financial and social benefits. Separate waste materials so that recyclable products can be transformed into something new!

Benefits of Recycling
  • Conserve resources for our children future
  • Prevent greenhouse gas emissions and water pollution
  • Save energy
  • Create jobs
  • Reduce the need for new landfills and incinerators
What can be recycled in our region?
  • Cardboard
  • Newsprint
  • Office paper
  • Hard plastics 1-7
  • Plastic bags
  • Beverage containers
  • Milk cartons & tetra paks
  • Tin cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • Glass Containers
  • Home Audio & Video Electronics
  • Batteries (Alkaline, Rechargeable, Automotive)
  • Mercury thermostats
  • CFL's & Fluorescent light tubes

Find out more about recycling in the North Peace here.