Comox Strathcona Waste Management Service

 

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NEWS ARCHIVES

2013

Nov 20 CVRD Announces Official Results of Roadside Collection Referendum
Nov 5

Enriching compost with smashed pumpkins

Oct 24 Do the Pumpkin Smash
Oct 16 Taking Action to Identify Illegal Dump Sites
Sept 27 New Disposal Fee Schedule Approved
Aug 2 New Interim Multi-Material Recycling Depot
June 25 Removal of Glass from Multi-Material Recycling Depots
June 6 Organics ready to be composted
June 4 CSWM Solid Waste Management Plan Approved
April 24 Time to Wake Up Your Composter
April 24 Zero Waste for Special Occasions Presentation
April 19 Host Community Agreement in the Hands of Voters
April 8 Compost education centres opening this week
Feb 20 A host community agreement resolves issues around the expansion of regional landfill
 

2012

Dec 27 Proper disposal of Christmas trees
Nov 26 Household Hazardous Waste Accepted at Waste Management Centres
Nov 9 Enriching compost with smashed pumpkins
Oct 31

New Disposal Fee Schedule Approved

Oct 24 Do the pumpkin smash
Oct 12 CSWM invites people to particpate in Waste Reduction Week Oct 15 - 21, 2012
Aug 21 Regional Solid Waste Management Plan Requires Board Endorsement
Aug 2 Bin o’ Worms: Composting Workshop Puts These Crawlers to Work
Aug 1 Solid Waste Board Considers Fees for Disposal
July 24 Repurpose your old stuff
July 18 BC Used Oil “summer ambassadors" visits compost education centre
July 17 Explore the benefits of straw bale gardening
June 5 Campbell River waste management centre celebrates project completion
May 30 Hornby and Denman Islands Household Hazardous Waste Clean Ups
May 28

Deer Resistant Landscaping Workshop

May 25

Power of R: Rethink & Reuse – In and Outside the Box

May 11

Ideas for garbage: What should we do with our waste in future years?

April 12 Green Cone food digesters are back
Mar 22 Recycling Depot Removed at Comox Mall
Feb 24 Ideas for Garbage: Help plan for the future of our waste
Feb 8 CSWM Make a Local "Eco Pledge" this Valentine's Day

2011

Dec 23 Proper Disposal of Christmas Trees
Nov 22 Compost education centres open for unique gift giving idea
Nov 15 Enriching compost with smashed pumpkins
Nov 10 Solid waste management plan moves to public consultation
Oct 26 CSWM_2011_Great_pumpkin_weigh_in_results
Oct 21 Do the Pumpkin Smash
Oct 12 CSWM invites people to participate in Waste Reduction Week
Oct 4 Multi-Material Recycling Depots Scaled Down
Sept 12 Solid Waste Board Considers Fees for Disposal
Sept 7 New weigh scale at Comox Valley Waste Management Centre
Aug 29 Household Hazardous Waste Events
Aug 5 Movie night comes to Campbell River
Aug 5 Movie night in the Comox Valley
July 5 Opening celebration of the new Cortes recycling building
May 12 Residents Keen to Recycle Food Waste
April 15 CSWM Offers Green Cone Food Digesters
April 14 CSWM Launches New Website
March 28 Des Kennedy Presents Food for Thought
March 23 Recycling bins will be removed from Tyee Plaza

2010

Dec 29 Proper disposal of Christmas trees
Nov 3 Turning smashed pumpkins into compost
Oct 27 It`s time to get mulching with falling autumn leaves
Oct 26 Reducing waste is a smashing good time
Oct 13 CSWM invites people to particpate in Waste Reduction Week
Aug 26 Movie night comes to Campbell River
July 5 Rid your garden of pests
June 25 Build your own composter