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Waste Reduction Week

Fredericton- October 16-22 is Waste Reduction Week in Canada and Recycle NB is encouraging New Brunswickers to make recycling part of their regular routine.“We hope everyone will use this week to think about how they can reduce, reuse and recycle,” says Recycle NB CEO Pat McCarthy. “We want every week to be waste reduction week in New Brunswick.”McCarthy points to the recyc...

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Notice - Recycle NB Annual General Meeting

The Recycle NB Annual General Meeting will take place at the Rodd Miramichi, 1809 Water Street, Miramichi, New Brunswick, on September 21, 2017 at11:00 a.m.  Members of the public should indicate their intention to attend the Annual General Meeting by e-mail: info@recyclenb.comTelephone:  506-454-8473Toll Free: 1-888-322-8473

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FCM Sustainable Communities Awards

The call for nominees for the FCM’s 2018 Sustainable Communities Awards is now open. These awards celebrate the most innovative local sustainability projects from across the country.  Canadian cities and communities of all sizes are eligible to apply. To learn more https://fcm.ca/home/awards/sustainable-communities-awards.htm

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Atlantic Truck Show

Fredericton- Recycle NB will be at the Atlantic Truck Show at the Moncton Coliseum, June 9-10.  Visit us at booth 314 and find out about recycling oil and glycol, electronics, paint and tires. 

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Electronics recycling program in full swing

Fredericton –New Brunswickers are recycling their unwanted electronic devices and equipment safely and conveniently.The new electronics recycling program began on March 30, 2017 and already residents are dropping off their end-of-life electronics, helping to pay it forward environmentally across the province.Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle, Q.C. joined Recycle NB an...

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New End-of Life Electronic Products Recycling Program Launched in New Brunswick

Fredericton, NB – Starting March 30, 2017, New Brunswickers across the province will be able toresponsibly recycle their old and unused electronic products while helping the environment atthe same time. The Electronic Products Recycling Association (EPRA), a not-for-profit, industryledorganization, has launched a new recycling program aimed at keeping end-of-life electronicsout of New Brunsw...

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Recycle NB approves electronic waste management plan

Fredericton –Starting this spring, New Brunswickers will be able to recycle their old electronic devices and equipment.Recycle NB CEO Pat McCarthy said the Board of Recycle NB recently approved a management plan for electronic waste.  The plan calls for a province-wide electronics recycling program to begin March 30, 2017. “Now that the plan is approved, we look forward to working...

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New Brunswick’s Tire recycling program celebrates 20 years

Fredericton – The province’s tire recycling program is celebrating 20 years of operation. The program, which began in 1996, has diverted the equivalent of 20 million passenger tires from the province’s landfills.Minister of Environment and Local Government Serge Rousselle presented certificates of appreciation to some of the program partners at an event in Fredericton on Wednesda...

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UNB Saint John holding community electronic waste recycling day

Notice- UNB Saint John is providing Saint John residents with an opportunity to recycle their unwanted electronics. On Saturday, September 17, the university is holding a community electronic waste recycling day. The event begins at 9 a.m. and will end when the collection truck is full.  The truck will be located on the UNB Saint John campus behind the gym. Residents may drop off any of...

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