Welcome to Plastic Free July! RMRS July Newsletter now online…
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This and past newsletters are archived on our website.
In this newsletter…
- Welcome to Plastic Free July!
- Our videos will help you learn more about recycling hard & soft plastics curbside and bringing styrofoam, flexible, and hard & soft plastics to the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot
- Learn what happens to the plastics we collect through the Recycle BC program…
- Meet our awesome volunteer Board Member, Chris English!
- Please do not bring dirty or oily textiles to the Depot! Clothing and other gently used textiles dropped off at the Depot are destined for the charity reuse market.
- Did you know? RMRS provides an Environmental Studies Bursary each year to a graduating student in District 42. Huge thanks to the family of Eunice Hendrickson, who donated seed money for the bursary back in 1992.
- Our paper shredding program is now up & running again!
- Next #emergemr contest prize draw is on Friday, July 23 – post your photo to social media with the hashtag #emergemr to enter! Details below…
- Despite the pandemic, there’s lots going on in our community – stay connected, stay safe, stay kind 🙂
PS. Have you checked out our Celebrate Earth Day Challenges map yet? It’s online at www.mrearthday.ca and has been viewed over 4300 times already!
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