Reuse

NEAT Finds Thrift Store is Open for Business

As of 6pm on October 31, 2017, Action BC transferred the operations of ABC Thrift Shop to the Northern Environmental Action Team (NEAT).  At 10am on November 1st, 2017, the […]

Textiles are the Next Frontier of REUSE

We know about recycling our drink containers, paper, and plastics.  What happens to clothing and textiles?  According to Value Village, a thrift store chain in North America, 85% of our […]

Going Green is a Class Act

NEAT reached out to some teachers in the Peace Region to find out how they are greening their classrooms, or to share with us something exciting that is happening at […]

Think Circular

Author:  Kellye Cook, Dawson Creek’s Eco-Advisor   With Waste Reduction Week fast approaching, we all need to take a few minutes to think about ways we can reduce our “waste […]

Waste Assessments

Businesses contribute a significant amount of garbage to local landfills every year. Hauling and tipping costs are borne by businesses as overhead and can amount to thousands and thousands of […]