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Calgary homeowner trying to reject green bin told to be patient

The rollout for the green carts started in Calgary’s southwest communities Tuesday, but some of those who have received them are already frustrated with the composting program. 328 more words


Got my keep cup!

Hello enviro lovers!

Well I’m feeling quite a little bit impressed with myself.

Now when you open my over sized hand bag, not only to lip balm, credit cards and organizers fly out, but so do re-usable shopping bags, a re-usable coffee cup and a water bottle! 199 more words

Tackling the War on Waste

Don’t worry I’m not being slack, I haven’t disappeared or given up.

In a minor deviation from the Netflix documentaries, I started watching The War on Waste… 504 more words

Calgary composting: green cart delivery begins in city’s southwest

The City of Calgary began delivering green cart composting bins to homes in southwest Calgary on Monday.

Calgarians already use blue bins for recycling and black bins for their garbage. 441 more words


Convenience vs. Green Bins

The use of green bins, or more accurately, the disuse, of them has been a topic of attention lately. It started with the admission of a resident that she doesn’t use the green bin because of a fear of odours and pests she might encounter. 670 more words

Waste Management

Calgary’s green cart composting program to start in June 2017

The City of Calgary announced Thursday that Calgary’s green cart composting program will begin rolling out in June with all eligible homes ready to start their service by the fall. 443 more words