Recycling and Garbage Services Overview
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Please note that designated representatives from IPL and Sierra Waste Services will be replacing faulty bars for all 240L and 360L Green Carts left curbside on collection days throughout January and February 2018. These bars are being replaced under warranty, therefore, at not cost to taxpayers.
Richmond delivers a wide range of recycling and waste management services for residents to ensure all waste is managed effectively and efficiently, and adheres to sustainability principles. The following are the key recycling and waste management services offered through out the City.
Recycling & Solid Waste Management 2016: On Track for 80% Waste Diversion
Sign-Up for Free Recycling and Garbage Reminders
Single-family home residents can sign-up for free recycling and garbage pick up day reminders. Residents can set up how they want to receive reminders, which are available by email, text message, Twitter or a phone call. The tool is simple and easy to use. Just enter your address below and click on "Find."
This service does not apply to townhomes and multi-family dwellings with private garbage pickup or Blue Carts. Please contact your property management company for your pickup schedule.
Related Links and Resources
- Recycling and Garbage Collection Guide
- Create Memories, Not Garbage Christmas Campaign
- Metro Vancouver Recycling Directory
- Recycling Council of BC Hotline - 604-732-9253
- Report missed garbage and recycling, call 604-276-4010 or email Garbage and Recycling
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