Recycling

The Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society invites residents in 100 Mile House, Williams Lake and Quesnel to participate in “Free Your Things” taking place over the Father’s Day weekend. (Mary Forbes photo)

Cariboo Conservation Society co-ordinating “Free Your Things” Father’s Day weekend

Residents can sign up if they have items they want to give away

 

Williams Lake Lions Club members will be hosting a battery recycling drive on Earth Day, April 22 at the corner of Oliver Street and Third Avenue from 2 to 5 p.m. (Photo submitted)

Williams Lake Lions Club hosting recycle battery event on Earth Day

Keeping heavy metals out of landfills reason enough to think differently about recycling batteries

  • Apr 17, 2021

 

Unbuilders owner Adam Corneil with employee Erin Watkins in front of a deconstructed hearth. Unbuilders crews carefully deconstruct old homes to rescue as many reusable materials as possible, including old-growth timber. (Unbuilders photo)

B.C. deconstruction company ignites Dragons’ Den interest

Unbuilders deconstructs and salvages old buildings instead of sending them to landfill

Unbuilders owner Adam Corneil with employee Erin Watkins in front of a deconstructed hearth. Unbuilders crews carefully deconstruct old homes to rescue as many reusable materials as possible, including old-growth timber. (Unbuilders photo)
The CRD has closed the McLeese Lake Recycling Depot until further notice as a precaution against COVID-19. (File image)

Cariboo Regional District closes McLeese Lake recycling depot until further notice

Last week the shared shed in Williams Lake was also closed

The CRD has closed the McLeese Lake Recycling Depot until further notice as a precaution against COVID-19. (File image)
Jepson Petroleum Ltd. in Williams Lake Brett Harry (left) and operations manager Terry Lillico learned Tuesday, March 3, their company has been ranked third for its used oil and antifreeze return collection facility. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo)

Jepson Petroleum ranks third provincially for return collection facility in Williams Lake

Quesnel Jepson Petroleum Ltd. ranked sixth, Castle Fuels in 100 Mile House ranked 10th

Jepson Petroleum Ltd. in Williams Lake Brett Harry (left) and operations manager Terry Lillico learned Tuesday, March 3, their company has been ranked third for its used oil and antifreeze return collection facility. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo)