A non-profit society working towards waste avoidance
We support waste management solutions offering school environmental programs and presentations; community workshops on composting, vermicomposting and organic gardening; conducting research; facilitating the exchange of ideas and providing recycling information services in the Regional District of Fraser Fort George.
PrinceGeorge Recycle makes it easy for members to find new homes for good items rather than throw them away. In the process, we’ll reduce waste, save precious resources, ease the burden on landfills, and connect with like-minded folks. Sign up today
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REAPS is celebrating 27 years of 3Rs in the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George by assisting residents, businesses and institutions in reducing their waste and making greener choices. The Recycling and Environmental Action Planning Society (REAPS) was established in October of 1989 with the mandate of fostering environmental stewardship in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada.
Our main focus is on waste reduction through waste avoidance. We accomplish this through outreach and education. [more...]
Do you live in Prince George and are looking for locations to drop off your recyclables such as paper, paper products, tin cans and newspaper.
Download the Regional District's Recycling Brochure (PDF) with a map of locations throughout the city to make it easy to recycle!
Also, the City of Prince George now offers a directory of locations in the community that accept household goods for drop-off/donation. Download the City of Prince George's Household Items Drop Depot Information (PDF).
2016 Online Waste Reduction Directory
Wondering where to bring your recyclables?
Review our online waste reduction directory.
*Updated July 2016
BC's Recycling Stewardships Contact List
Are you looking to recycle a product you purchased in Prince George?
Review our contact list of British Columbia's Recycling Stewardships.
There are a number of recycling stewardship programs in place in the community, where companies will accept products for recycling - anything from pesticides to cell phones!
Pet Waste Composting
Wondering what to do with pet waste?
Review our online information sheet.
Rain Barrels: The City of Prince George and REAPS have partnered to provide Rain Barrels for residents of Prince George. Cream rain barrels are $75. A WaterSaver downspout rainwater diverter simplifies the collection of rainwater. It installs in minutes and deactivates in winter in seconds. Cost $20
Composters: REAPS sells the Earth Machine composters for the RDFFG for $50 and the wingdigger (composter turner) for $15.
Do your part to help Mother Earth. To buy any of the above, stop by the garden daily between 12:30 and 4:30pm.
We're at 1950 Gorse St. by Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park (end of 20th Avenue).