Invasive Plants

The following invasive plants are NOT ACCEPTED in the CVRD Yard & Garden bins at CVRD Recycling Centres including Bings Creek, Peerless Road, and Meade Creek Recycling Centres.

  • Giant Hogweed
  • Knotweed
  • Poison Hemlock
  • Daphne/Spurge Laurel

These plants will be accepted for free disposal, provided that: 

  1. Plants are contained in 3-4 mil poly bags prior to arrival at a CVRD Recycling Centre. Plants that are not bagged will be rejected.gooseneck tie
  2. All bags are labeled "Invasive Plants" and tied off using a gooseneck tie and zap strap.
  3. The Scale House Attendant is informed upon arrival at the Recycling Centre.