March 18: Planned Outage of Websites and Online Services for Maintenance

Posted March 16, 2018

On Sunday, March 18 from 2:00 AM - 11:00 AM the City's websites and online services will be intermittently unavailable while system maintenance is performed. We thank you for your patience.

 > Home > City Services > Garbage & Recycling > Education & Resources > Provincial Take-Back Programs

City Services

Was this page helpful? Yes | No

Provincial Take-Back Programs

There are various consumer products, such as electronics, household appliances, paint and light bulbs that are being collected in British Columbia through Provincial Take-Back Programs (referred to as Product Stewardship or Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)). Through these programs, stewardship agencies manage the take-back of products on behalf of manufacturers after consumers are finished with them. They recycle or dispose of these products safely, keeping them out of the garbage.

For more information on Provincial Take Back Programs, contact the Recycling Council of BC 604-RECYCLE or

Find Out What Goes Where

Use the "What do you want to recycle?" search feature below.