Interested in organizing or participating in a community clean-up near you? The CVRD is supporting community groups cleaning up litter and preventing illegal dumping around the region. Check out the community clean-ups near you!
Download the Cowichan Recycles mobile app to access your collection schedule, get reminders sent directly to your phone, and learn how to dispose of items using the new Cowichan Recyclopedia!
Curbside Recycling Contamination
Contamination in curbside recycling collection can result in entire loads of recyclables having to be landfilled making recycling expense for us all. Watch the video below and learn what shouldn't go in curbside recycling.
Solid Waste Management Plan Amendment
The CVRD’s newly amended Solid Waste Management Plan received Board approval on October 24, 2018. The updated Plan contains thirteen strategies to help the region move closer to Zero Waste.
Learn more about the proposed updates and next steps.