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Food Scraps Recycling: Making it the Norm for Businesses and Institutions

Sustainability Community Breakfast

Our next Sustainability Community Breakfast will take place Thursday, February 3, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) downtown Vancouver campus at 555 Seymour Street, Vancouver.

Studies show that nearly half of our garbage is made up of food scraps and other compostable materials. Join us to hear how businesses and organizations across the region are reducing food waste and embracing food scraps recycling, keeping hundreds of thousands of tonnes of compostable materials out of landfills.

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Metro Vancouver is hosting “Food System Strategy” events in BC

Metro Vancouver is developing a Regional Food System Strategy and we welcome your input on the Draft Strategy. This collaborative effort aims to create a sustainable, resilient and healthy regional food system.

Become informed about the issues, engaged in the discussion, and have your opinions heard by attending one of the upcoming public events.
Public Consultation Meetings: 6:30 – 8:30 pm (open house from 6:30 – 7:00pm)

Wed. Nov 3 – Delta
Delta Town & Country Inn
6005 Highway 17 (at Hwy 99), Delta

Thurs. Nov 4 – Pitt Meadows
Hotel Royale Ramada Inn
19267 Lougheed Highway (at Harris Road), Pitt Meadows

Tues. Nov 9 – North Vancouver
The Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier
138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver

Wed. Nov 24 – Langley
Douglas Recreation Centre
20550 Douglas Crescent, Langley

Thurs. Nov 25 – Burnaby
The Hilton Metrotown
6083 McKay Ave, Burnaby

Thurs. Nov 25  WEBINAR: 12 – 1 pm (to register for the webinar click here)

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