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Port Moody is recycling well - over 87% of what we put in our blue carts is correct. We’re concentrating on getting that percentage even higher, with a friendly reminder that these common items are not allowed in your recycling cart:

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Recycling put into plastic bags is classified as garbage at our processing plant. That’s why it’s so important to keep all your items loose in your recycling cart. Plastic bags can also be recycled at local supermarkets.

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When Styrofoam packaging is collected with other materials, it breaks down and cannot be recycled properly. Take it to a depot instead.

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waste wizard.pngNot sure what can go in your carts? Use our new Waste Wizard app for fast and easy answers to all your sorting questions!

solid waste app.pngNever miss another garbage day! Get our Solid Waste App for a collection day reminder. We’ll even tell you what carts to put out!

 

Information about plastic packaging - what can, and cannot be recycled.

RecycleBC is a non-profit organization acting on behalf of businesses that supply packaging & printed paper to B.C. residents. RecycleBC works with the City on its residential recycling program. Find out more at www.recyclebc.ca 

Last updated: 28/09/2017 9:35:58 AM