The City has an ambitious goal to become a zero waste community by 2040 and we can’t get there alone.
With the input of Vancouver residents, businesses and organizations, including other levels of government, we are embarking on a journey to create a zero waste strategy and become a zero waste community.
We need everyone's ideas, insights, support, and participation.
We can't get to zero waste alone – share your ideas, participate, and find out how to get involved.
Donate old computers and monitors for reuse and recycle electronics, small appliances, power tools and more for free.
October 19 2016 - The upgrades will improve traffic flow and safety, reduce line ups, and give you more room to drop off materials for recycling.
July 13 2016 - We're calling on everyone to join the zero waste movement and share your thoughts, stories, and visions for getting to zero waste together by 2040.
May 18 2016 - Council has approved a 50% increase to the annual Street Cleaning Grant Program, which provides funding to non-profit agencies to support litter collection in the Downtown East Side and Business Improvement Areas (BIAs).