• 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?

    Read More…

  • 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?

    Read More…

recycle

RECYCLEPEDIA

Learn what can be recycled in your community.

Learn more
bag

How can I recycle more effectively?

Discover some helpful tips to improve recycling in your household.

Learn more
info

How can I reduce plastic bag use?

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

Learn more