Thermostat Recovery Program Sponsors Recycling Round-Up Event in McBride, BC

The Regional District of Fraser-Fort George will be hostinganother recycling round-up event in McBride, BC this fall.

HRAI’s Thermostat Recovery Program (TRP) along with other stewardship organizations are sponsoring the recycling round-up event, where items accepted will include mercury-containing and electronic thermostats.

The TRP is working with regional districts and other stewardship organizations in a shared effort to increase recycling for residents located in rural and more sparsely populated areas.

The town of McBride, BC will be hosting the recycling round-up event on Saturday, September 24 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, at the Steve Kolida Village Park & Playground located at Main Street & 2nd Avenue.

Other items accepted at the recycling event will include tires, paint, household hazardous waste, smoke & CO alarms, electronics, batteries, thermostats, and more!

Event information can be found on the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George website www.SortSmart.ca under the events tab.

For more information regarding the thermostat recovery program, please contact Kathleen O’Malley or Caroline Czajko from HRAI.


Back to Newsletters