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Tips and Tricks for Composting in Vancouver

Tips and Tricks for Composting in Vancouver
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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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The Music of Junk!

The Music of Junk!
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Green Coast Rubbish is proud to be a sponsor for the unique musical show The Music of Junk! coming to Vancouver from November 18 – 22, 2015. Wait. Did we say the music of junk? As in recycled junk? As in making music with recycled junk? You […]

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How to Reuse or Recycle your Old Furniture

How to Reuse or Recycle your Old Furniture
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It’s that time again – time for spring cleaning! And that means figuring out what the heck to do with your old furniture. We get it – you’re done with that table or chair. Your ottoman has seen better days. And that upholstery is yesterday’s news.  Maybe […]

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Pacific Carpet Recycling

Pacific Carpet Recycling
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We love to work closely with green conscious businesses who care as much the environment as we do. That’s why we’re really excited to have Pacific Carpet Recycling as a partner. They are the only carpet and underlay recycler in Vancouver, and they’re doing great work around […]

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Drywall Recycling

Drywall Recycling
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Drywall (also known as gypsum, gyprock or sheetrock) is a highly recyclable and widely used construction material that is originally derived from the common mineral gypsum. A unique characteristic of drywall is that it can be essentially recycled forever with no degradation to the material. Old and discarded drywall […]

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Paint Removal and Recycling

Paint Removal and Recycling
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Often the easiest way to brighten and freshen up your space is to add a coat of paint. While it can work wonders to liven up your home or office, sometimes we find ourselves with an excess left-over, and are unsure of where/how to safely dispose of […]

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Foam Only & Styrofoam Recycling

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The use of Styrofoam in packaging has created an alarming amount of waste in our landfills over the past few decades. Styrofoam or EPE (expanded polystyrene) is comprised of 98% air, and is non-biodegradable—which means that it will not break down on its own for a tremendous […]

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Electronics Recycling and E-Waste

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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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ReStore and Habitat for Humanity

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Taking care of the environment, and helping people in our communities: these are two fundamental ideas we’ve built our company on from the start. They help us strive to reuse or recycle many unwanted materials, keeping them out of our landfills. If those materials can then be used […]

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BC Bike Race Turns a Shade of Green

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One of the coolest parts of our jobs is getting a chance to work with a diverse group of organizations, and helping to efficiently divert their waste into recycling efforts whenever possible. This is why we are especially thrilled to be partnering with the BC Bike Race […]

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