On Sunday May 1, WCS helped support the Vancouver International Marathon in managing the generated waste, organics, and recycling from the day’s event. We had two teams, one for the … Read More
Frustrated with fighting your household shredder? You can securely have your documents shredded and recycled at Waste Control’s North Vancouver drop-off depot! We assure you that it is a whole … Read More
Styrofoam has an extremely long life and takes up a large amount of space in landfills. As it is very light pieces of it tend to end up … Read More
WCS Recycling’s soft and hard plastics are compacted and sent to processors such as Merlin Plastics on Annacis Island in Delta, BC. More than 90% of Merlin Plastics’ recycled plastics … Read More
The biannual Bellies to Babies Celebration took place on Sunday, October 5th at the Croatian Cultural Centre. Once again, Waste Control Services extended out a valuable service to the public: … Read More
Waste Control Services will line the bins that it services with compostable bags.
If you are using internal bins to collect your food waste, it is important that only approved … Read More
Recently tightened restrictions on plastic exports to China have local recyclers feeling lost, as materials pile up in the Lower Mainland.
A “green fence” policy implemented by Chinese inspection agencies … Read More
The commercial building located at 998 Harbourside Drive, North Vancouver held an open learning session to discuss the building’s new recycling system.
Organics, Soft Plastics, Mix Containers and Mix … Read More
Check this pics and movie for Styrofoam recycling.
WCS Recycling operates a cold compacting system that converts bulky Styrofoam blocks to dense, polystyrene bricks.
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On June 21st, WCS Recycling was invited to present at the 2012 Green Research Workshop held at the University of British Columbia.
The workshop included discussions on alternative energy sources,
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