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How To Recycle Office Electronics In Vancouver

How To Recycle Office Electronics In Vancouver

Technology and electronic devices are always changing, evolving and improving over time. But what can you do with your older electronics when you no longer need them? Sometimes it’s necessary to replace old computers, phones, TV’s even photocopy machines with the latest products when they break down. […]

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Tips and Tricks for Composting in Vancouver

Tips and Tricks for Composting in Vancouver

The City of Vancouver and Metro Vancouver banned all food scraps from the garbage back in 2015. Your food isn’t garbage and organic waste must be separated and recycled. Stats on the City of Vancouver website state, food scraps make up 40 percent of the garbage going […]

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Green Coast in Action: North Shore Recycling Program Zero Waste Project

Green Coast in Action: North Shore Recycling Program Zero Waste Project

Green Coast Rubbish was contacted by the North Shore Recycling Program to assist with the closure of their office in December 2015 after a decision was taken to phase out the program. NSRP provided contract management and community engagement for waste reduction, recycling and composting for the last […]

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Electronics Recycling and E-Waste

We live in a pretty amazing time. It seems every week, an announcement for some new technology changes the face of televisions, computers, or cell phones. Electronics are getting smaller (or in the case of TV’s, BIGGER), faster, and more equipped to handle all the tasks in […]

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A Solution for All of Your Renovation Waste

Are you renovating? If you are or are planning to, then you are going to be blessed with a HUGE amount of construction waste. Don’t just rent a bin and send it to the local landfill. I have a better solution. This solution will allow you to sleep well […]

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Electronics Recycling in Vancouver

Are you unsure of how to properly dispose of your obsolete and unwanted electronics? According to a December 2012 survey conducted by Samsung, many Canadians are! In fact, 1 in 10 respondents admitted to throwing their old electronics into the garbage, while 1 in 3 suggested that […]

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Spring Clean Green

In the business of rubbish removal it is no surprise that spring is busiest time of the year for cleaning out dusty attics and cluttered garages.  Although it may not look like spring outside today, trust us, it is just around the corner! But what many homeowners […]

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Think Recycle and Help Us Tackle E-Waste

Green Coast Rubbish is excited to be partnering with e-waste organization Think Recycle. In 2010, we were able to divert 50.80 tonnes of e-waste and other materials from the landfills. In a time of the year when many new electronic powered toys, TV’s, computers and other presents are sure […]

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Waste Diversion and Recycling Iniatitives in Metro Vancouver

Did you know that Canada produces more solid waste than almost any other country in the world?  Metro Vancouver residents alone produce in excess of 3 million tonnes of solid waste each year, and currently only about 55% of this waste is recycled, diverted, composted, or recovered […]

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