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Education Day at the Beacon

RecycleBC (our provincial curbside recycling program) reported that less than half of plastic packaging is getting recycled. The rest becomes pollution. The Beacon multi-family residents learn how eating lunch can stop plastic pollution and help climate change.

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ICI Waste Audit
Project Report

Read about the challenges local businesses face dealing with waste.

Read 2020 Report                     Read 2021 Report.      

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NRES Collaboration
Project

Read about NRES and Tectonica collaboration for deconstruction instead of demolition.

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Farm Plastic Gets Recycled

Nanaimo Recycling Exchange has partnered with a new plastics processor on Vancouver Island. Our first big project is to get used bale wrap off the farms and into the recycler.