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Atkinson, Rothesay, The Vautour/Hatt Family, Bridget Oland, The Roy Family, Saint John, Suzanne & Ryan Armstrong, Gerald McRae, Kelly Buckley, The Naismith Family, Gwendolyn Griffin, SUSAN CRAWFORD, Paterson Family, The Demmons Family, Kerry Parker, Kaitlyn Wasson, Sarah Herring, Tina Cave, Gail Perkins, Grant Totten, Wendy Dickie, Quispamsis, CALHOUN, Vivian, Sharon Matthews, Saint John, Mike & Debbie Hickey, Nauwigewauk, Shelly Hatt, BRENDA LOSIER, The Harrison Family, Graeme Stewart-Robertson, Uptown Saint John, Mykayla and Sherie Quinn, Jessica Doyle, Ann Barrett, Saint John, Debbie Abrahamsen, Famille Tass, Malcolm & Thelma Montyr, Nerepis, Jean Smith, Walker Family, Alma Belding Saint John, the Young Family, Quispamsis, Kelsey Goodick, sandy duke, Mr.& Mrs Leonard J.J. Comeau, The Schell/Harvey Family, The McKnights, Ross and Anne Titus, stephen b. clarke, Chrissy Hansen, Ray, Cecilia & Hillary, Saint John, Malcolm Boyd, Saint John, Anne McShane, Saint John, Sherry Cunningham, Wanda Hughes, Lynn White, Saint John, The Youngs, Cheryl Robertson, Michael Hartery, Doug and Judy Whittaker, Sarah Gallant, George Allen, The Gilmore's, Joel & Pam Thomas, Saint John, Diana Bastarache, Yeomans Family, maggie ohara, D. Ainsworth, Saint John, Carolyn Boreland, Quispamsis, T&J&P Clark, Gondola Pt ONE BAG, Arlene Hysert, Rothesay, Michelle Hooton, Mark Hayward, Walsh Family, Carters Point,, Gary Horsman, Alice & Mike McGovern, Cauchon-Millett Family, Ann McAllister, Rothesay, The Parlee Family, K. Schaven, Saint John, Yeomans Family, Ken & Marjorie Milner, Dawn Rae, Libby Scott, Kevin and Heather Day-Thorburn, Lisa Hrabluk & Mike Hawkins, Trudy Parsons, Brian & Valerie Stone, Sherry & Jo Lynne Keating, Quispamsis, DION, Almida, Gina and Harvey McLeod, DL&A, Quispamsis, The DeCourcey-Hatfields, Marta Watson, Riley Livingstone, George Barefoot, The Marino Family, Ray and Donna LLoyd, Saint John, Jess Vihvelin, Sheila MacDonald, The Clack Family, Ellen Hutchinson, R Stackhouses, Hampton, mike and elsie leclair, The Brake Family, The Brown Family , MICHELLE ARBEAU, Bokay and Trout Family, Kathy Wilson, The Macleod Family, The Phinneys, Quispamsis, Rick Nicholls M. Bernard, Catherine Cole Long Reach, RON WILKINS, Saint John, Michael Smith, Jean and Don White Quispamsis, Judy and Roger, Quispamsis, Kirby & Pat Lucas, Saint John, Anne Rhynard, Meghan Fitzgerald, Julie Lewicki, Thomas Chandler, Bruce & Jeddy Stevens, J&J Robichaud - Sussex, The Johnson Family, Crystal Colpitts, Saint John, Lochlan, Saint John, WANDA LONDON, Peter Heffernan, Roxy and Bill Marr, Amy MacAdam, Saint John, Claire Ryan, Jacobsen Family, Saint John, Phyllis & Philip Finkle, The Sturgeon Family, Hampton, The Carson family, Lee Family,Saint John, Emma & Dolores, Darlings Island, Craig McInroy, van Winssen Family, Saint John, Rob Thom , Marilyn McKay, Claudette Savoie, Eric/Nicole Daigle, The Younker Family, Len & Gail Higgins, Linda McNeil, Mahaffy's - Saint John East, Liane Thibodeau, Mike Hartery, Handworks Gallery, Daniel Duguay, The GRANTS, The Houlahan Family, Tom Simpson, Susan and David Wall, Lise & Steven Driscoll, Gallagher Family, Rothesay, Keith Melvin, Heather & Andrew Stevens of Sussex Corner, The Yorke Family Morrisdale, Tricia & Ian Cameron, Carol Spence, Susan Epton, The Young Family, Darlings Island, NB, Tina Cave, Chris Titus, Saint John, The Toners, Grand Bay, Brenda MacCallum, francine flavin, The Kilpatrick Family, The Rupert's of Rothesay, The Peacock's, Isabella Corvelo, West Saint John, Peter Crowley, Pam Gilliland, The Widdershoven's, Bernie Morrison, The Camerons Saint John, The Somers Family, Quispamsis, The Leggett's, Bostwicks, Saint John, Joel Butler, Bernard Cormier, Fudge Family, Long Reach, sabean family, saint john, The Creamer Family, Peter Behr Hampton, Eric & Michelle Falkjar, J & J Colwell family, Urquhart Family, Rosemary Day, Danielle Burkett, The Ruigrok Family, Linda & Bill Wallace, Quispamsis , Edgar Young, Saint John, Sally Cummings, rodney hanifan, Tammy Newman, Saint John, Hillier, Saint John, Sue Davis, Willow Grove, David and Sande, Glenwood, Snow Family, j.smyth and b. macauley, Jean-Guy Picard , Terry & Irene Keleher, Saint John, Monica Parlee, The Befekadu Family, Mel Norton & Stephanie Bell, The Stonehouse Family, Quispamsis, The Stevens Family, Saint John, Lynn Kearns, Jeff Pleadwell, Katie Parlee, Raymond Glaspy, Schell/Harvey Family, Martinon, NB, Derrick Mitchell and Amy Baker, Jack Burnham, the turnbull's bill&jan, Ellefsen Family, Saint John, Havelock School, cooper's KINGSTON, Gayle and Ron Powers, Debbi Knopp, Anna O'Hara, Anita De Silva, The Price Family, Saint John, Abbey Duguay, Jim & Melissa Fitzgerald, Hampton, Chuck & Diane Todd, Hampton, Nearing Family, Lyn King, Cote Family, The Butler Family, The Flewelling Family, winchester family, Cathy Tait, Jim & Carol Moore, The Baker Family, Patty Higgins, Sylvia Hamm & family of Sussex Corner, Michael Roberts, Storme Arden and Dorain Henderson, The Coffey family, The Desmond Family, Saint John, Sheila Larkin, the Roscoe Family, Lambs, Hampton, Fanjoy family, Quispamsis , The Vihvelin-McConnell Family, Saint John, Maria Morrissette, Megan Sherwood, Eleanor Getson, The Mazerolles, Grand Bay, Jonathan & Haleen Franklin, Joe Mudge, Saint John, Margaret Atkinson, Marian McCann, Louise Johnson, Peter Dixon, Heather & Pat Oakley, Phil Butler, William & Lora Johnson, Susan Atkinson, The Ruigrok Family, Saint John, Branden Pinkney, Carolyn McLaughlin, Kevin Carson, SJ, Anna Allebone, Tracey McGraw, Kim Morrisey-Comeau, stephen b. clarke, Linda Grant, ANNE ENMAN, Andrew McKenna,SAINT JOHN, sabean family, saint john, The Hovey Family, Saint John, Gina Ellefsen, Saint John, McHardy , Saint John, MICHELLE ARBEAU, Angela Halpin, The Hand Family,Rothesay, Tom & Carol Simpson, Edward Jenkins Saint John, the Higgins family, Lois Beers-Gillespie & Michael Gillespie Saint Jo, Joan Creamer, Jody Kliffer, Carol, Christopher, Gabe & Hunter Williams, Grand , the Infusion Tearoom, Arisz family, B. GUITARD, The Vandenberghe Family, Quispamsis, Joan Seeley, Ann McAllister, Linda Charlton, Welsford, Amy Baker and Derrick Mitchell, Derek Billingsley, Sharon McKinnon, Carol Ring, FLOYD, Russell & Connie, CHERYL WILCOX, Sharon McKinnon, Madonna Hatty, SUSAN BOURQUE, Sabrina Jacques, The Pettigrew Family, The Gowan Family, Hampton, elsie gregg, The Bernier Family,Musquash, Lanie Hoy, Olsen Family, Chris Harned(Grand bay-westfield), Godwin Family, Quispamsis, Madonna Hatty, Saint John, Suzanne Toole, Archie Dickinson,Saint John, The Beyea Family, J WHITEHEAD, Russell Sutherland, Jean Guy &Linda Boucher, Dominique Leger, Saint John, The Dubee Family, Rothesay, lynne breen, Pat Guimond, Rothesay, Anne Lise Albert, Sue Allen, Janice Miller, The Coffey Family, Omie MacVicar, Armstrong/Keating , sandy mackay, Jane Crawford, Maces Bay, NB, The Camerons, Chris Savoy, The Pike-Lavin family, Carl and Susan Killen, Marta Kelly, Quinn Tozer family, Cricket Cove, K. Schaven, Saint John, Elinor McClare, Cindy Gould, marie and stewart hansen, S&R Rankin Rothesay, The Chilibecks, Yvan Hotte, Catherine Flett, Dale Forbes, The Kumar Family, Quispamsis, Cindy & Susan, Saint John, The Clayton Family, The McLaughlin Family , Saint John, Lisa Kilpatrick, Richard and Ellen Sullivan, Sussex, The Fitzgerald-Duncans, Saint John, Deborah Holmes,Saint John NB, John Ferris, Urquhart Family, Craig McHardy (Full Tilt Dumpster Ltd), Donald and Sharron McKenney, Ann McAllister, Kane Family, Michael Whelton and Family, Cheryl, Saint John, L. Curtis, Phil & Chris BLaney, The Ross Family, Saint John, kristina poirier, The Leger Scott Family, The Porelle's, The Nelson Family, The Johnstone's, Saint John, Carpenter-Bader Family, Quispamsis, Bev Mullin,Saint John, Andrea, Saint John, The Maas Family, The Oakley Family, Joe and Gwen Bostwick Saint John, West family, Steve and Jane Craig, West Saint John, Dale Caines, David and Susan Wall, The LaViolettes, Gail Bremner, anne campbell, Jeff Roach, Tina & Barry Lewis, The Dunphy's, Rothesay, Donald & Anne Marie Gillis, DARYL & DAWN BUCHAN, Ingalls Family, Paul Crilley,Grand Bay, Stears family, Saint John, Trevor Gallant, BRIAN PALMER, The Goguen Family, Uptown Saint John, The White Family, Mitch Sanderson, Peggy Wood, Joe Lord, Saint John, Raymond Green, Anna O'Hara, scott marshall, Jane and David Barry, beverly barwell, David & Patsy McDougall, Lori Logue, Gary Sullivan & Family, Printing Plus/John AInsworth, The Hachey's, Saint John, Carol Ring, The $1.Store Plus,SJ, Nancy & Neil DeLong, The MacDonalds, The Kelly Family, Kaine Family, Margaret Dunbar, Brian Comeau, D. Ainsworth, Saint John, SMITH, Larry & Joanne, Gary & Janelle Flanagan, Saint John, Dan & Trish, The Kelly/Berg Family, Saint John, The Nickerson's, Quispamsis, Burgess Family, Grand Bay-Westfield, Henry Lee Family,Saint John, Keller clan, Andre Guimond, Wanda London, The Durants, East Saint John, Margo & Walter Emrich, Renforth, Diane Tyce, The Lucas Family, Saint John, MacDonald Family in Saint John, The Keilty Family, Katherine Tompkins, Lou&Cathy Delvallet, Tammy Hachey, Mark Pridham, Rothesay, Bernice & Ken Allaby, Grade 3/4 MacNeill - Hampton Elementary, Nancy Rowe, Brian & Karen Close,
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Recycling Depot Closing 

Quispmasis Recycling Depot located beside Shoppers Drug Mart on Hampton Road will close October 31, 2014.  Thank you to RioCan Properties for hosting this site over the past decade. We are looking for an alternative site, in the meantime, please continue to recycle at KV Coop, Market St or Rothesay High, 61 Hampton Rd.

Millidgeville Superstore Recycling Depot will close November 15, 2014.  Thank you to Superstore for hosting this site for the past 10 years.  We are looking for an alternative site, in the meantime please continue to recycle at Sobeys Lansdowne Ave, Superstore Rothesay Ave or McAllister Place.  

Thank you for your patience during this time.

UNBSJ hosting E-Waste Collection

October 18th 9 am to 3 pm, UNB Saint John Campus.  Full details


The Waste Diversion Committee made it's presentation on the Future of Waste Diversion to the Fundy Regional Services Commission. To read all documents including the written report and commentary click here.  

New Commentary in The River Valley News, from Committee member Ray Riddell, Mayors Talk Garbage, September, 2014


Congratulations to Anna Allebone and Phil Butler of Saint John.  

They both won recycling totes for keeping their garbage to less than 2 bags per week.  Commit to waste reduction and you could win too.



Greater Saint John tops the list of residents who compost: Statistics Canada. Residents in the Greater Saint John area reported the 3rd highest participation in composting food or yard waste.  Eighty-three percent said they compost.  Composting is becoming the norm across the country, more than 60% of households in Canada say they compost. 

See Telegraph Journal Story or the full study by Statistic's Canada




Get an inside look at recycling, composting at Fundy Region Solid Waste.

We were featured on Simply Zen TV, Episode #12, April 2013

Click here to view the show.