Zero Waste Program in the Community
The Zero Waste program aims to prevent and reduce the amount of waste entering landfills by showing how easy it can be to recycle and compost items that might otherwise be thrown away and through the 6 R’s: Rethink, Refuse, Repair, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Composting
We offer a variety of educational programs and outreach including:
- Recycling presentations to schools within the Quesnel municipality
- Recycling presentations to groups in the community
- Composting Workshops
- Zero Waste events
- Booths at community events
Zero Waste Events
Are you planning an event? Do you want your event to have the least impact on the environment as possible? Contact BCES and, for a small donation of $50.00, we will Zero Waste your event! We will ensure that all that can be recycled will be recycled or diverted to compost!
Zero Waste Presentations
We offer free in-class presentations with hands-on activities for students as well as community adult presentations.