waste

Learn to compost throughout the year in this workshop with NEAT staff. Got a pile that just isn't working? Want to know what's going on in your bin? This is for you! Contact NEAT to register.

Dawson Creek Compost Workshop

The Compost road Show is coming to Dawson Creek Saturday, June 3rd, 10:30-12:00 at Northern Lights College in Dawson Creek. We will be discussing: How to start your compost pile […]

Economy street sign intersecting with environment street sign.

Recycling – It’s Not Free!

One of the biggest misunderstandings about recycling is the cost of those services. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard “I moved from <insert town> and recycling was […]

Illegally dumped mattress in a bush.

Mattresses & Illegal Dumping

The other day I saw this article on the illegal dumping of mattresses in Vancouver. Now, mattresses are a bit of a soap box issue for me to begin with, but […]

Carols, Cups, and Caffeine

There are little things that we can do in our daily lives to help reduce waste.  Remember to take your reusable travel mug while you’re out shopping.  Not only will […]

Oh! Christmas Tree

It is the subject of great debate in households throughout Canada: Christmas trees, real or artificial?  Ask anyone you meet and they will have an opinion.  It appears we are […]