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About Solid Waste Services, About Solid Waste ServicesAbout Solid Waste Services<div class="ExternalClassE83D05C03FEB4421B68FCF0C92FF0F33"><p>Overview of waste management in the region including the solid waste management plan, bylaws and regulations, reports and campaign materials.​​<br></p></div>
Solid Waste Facilities, Solid Waste FacilitiesSolid Waste Facilities<div class="ExternalClassC7867BD459B64D6AAFC0506C38E0AE32"><p>Includes recycling and waste disposal locations, recycling search tool, cost estimator, and commercial account information. ​​<br></p></div>
Reduction and Reuse Programs, Reduction and Reuse ProgramsReduction and Reuse Programs<div class="ExternalClassB05F47534F9D4698A731C560C86D1AEF"><p>Information on priority materials for reduction and reuse in our region for residents and businesses.​<br></p></div>
Recycling Programs, Recycling ProgramsRecycling Programs <div class="ExternalClass11EDF4E47D444D688F4832B9D785AB02"><p>Includes information on both recyclable and non-recyclable material, as well as recycling resources for residents and businesses. ​<br></p></div>
Waste-to-Energy and Disposal, Waste-to-Energy and Disposal Waste-to-Energy and Disposal <div class="ExternalClass726422039664454C97718858FE5CDF98"><p>Waste disposal information including guidance for construction/demolition waste and pet waste.​<br></p></div>
Projects and Initiatives, Projects and InitiativesProjects and Initiatives<div class="ExternalClass1481119473414E48B3726128E64146BC"><p>Community engagement opportunities for municipalities, businesses and the general public.​<br></p></div>




What We Do, What We DoWhat We Do<div class="ExternalClassAD84B3C2E09D40D49556FDC9DF84288A"><p>Metro Vancouver is responsible for managing waste generated in the region as well as reducing waste and improving recycling systems.</p></div>
Solid Waste Management Plan, Solid Waste Management Plan Solid Waste Management Plan <div class="ExternalClass6562FD4FE6D647A1B893518654FAC0DC"><p>Metro Vancouver’s sustainability principles provide guidance for the regional solid waste plan. Goals include reducing waste and increasing recycling.​<br></p></div>
Bylaws and Regulations, Bylaws and RegulationsBylaws and Regulations<div class="ExternalClass853924AE93ED472DA9C71CEF54235148"><p>Solid Waste Services implements bylaws and regulations to better manage waste within our system and protect public health and the environment.</p></div>
National Zero Waste Council, National Zero Waste CouncilNational Zero Waste Council<div class="ExternalClass83A29191490A4CC9B32BC110394F4B65"><p>A cross-sector leadership initiative advancing a national waste prevention and reduction agenda in Canada.</p></div>
Reports and Resources, Reports and ResourcesReports and Resources<div class="ExternalClass1DC81EE3D0F0495BB876BAFCE3A512D1"><p>A collection of reports relating to the solid waste management plan, waste composition studies and annual summaries.</p></div>
Campaign Materials, Campaign MaterialsCampaign Materials<div class="ExternalClass3BA22E4A2FF84218864DCEB408CCA7EC"><p>Metro Vancouver solid waste-related campaign creative that is available for use by other jurisdictions.​<br></p></div>


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