• Recycling Contamination: Will it spoil the whole bin?


    Recycling contamination is a problem, and the reasons may surprise you.

    A load of residential recycling may contain items that don’t belong, but that doesn’t mean the entire load is contaminated or no longer fit to be recycled. High-tech sorting facilities can separate your recycling from the things that don’t belong. So, what’s all the fuss about contamination in the blue bin, and what happens to contaminated recycling?

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  • Does Manitoba Recycle Glass?

    Glass bottles - let's talk about glass


    We’ve all heard at some point in our lives that glass is 100% recyclable and can be recycled endlessly without loss of quality.

    It’s true, glass can be recycled forever. But is it recycled in Manitoba?

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How can I recycle more effectively?

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How can I reduce plastic bag use?

See how you can help Manitoba reduce single-use plastic bag use by 50%

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