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*January plastic recycling in Kits

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*January plastic recycling in Kits

Time: January 16, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
Location: Will be sent out to those who RSVP
Event Neighbourhood and Type: kitsilano, plastic, recycling
Organized By: Malin Hansen
Latest Activity: Jan 15, 2015

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Event Description

This month's plastics recycling in Kits will take place on Thursday January 16th from 6-7pm. Please come by and drop off your plastics for recycling during that time. We will take any plastics (soft, hard, styrofoam as well as tetrapacks and milk cartons, no numbers needed), but please make sure that it is clean and that any metal parts have been removed.

The location will be sent out a few days before the event to those who RSVP.

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Comment by Ross Moster on January 15, 2015 at 12:06pm

Hi Shelley,

Great (and the link is working now). I'll send you the address in a minute.

Comment by Shelley on January 15, 2015 at 12:04pm

nm. I found it.
thanks.

Comment by Shelley on January 15, 2015 at 12:02pm

Hi Ross. thanks for clearing that up.
When I click on the link, it goes to a page that says the event is cancelled.
If that is not the case, than yes, I would like the address please!
Thank you!

Comment by Ross Moster on January 15, 2015 at 11:59am

Hi Shelly,

You're actually looking at the January 2014 depot. Here's the link to the current depot. It's tonight. Please let me know if you need the address.

Cheers,
Ross

Comment by Shelley on January 15, 2015 at 10:00am

by Thursday January 16th, do you mean Friday?

Comment by Colin Knowles on January 14, 2014 at 2:07pm

Just what I was looking for, thanks Malin

Comment by Malin Hansen on January 13, 2014 at 10:31pm

Colin, we will have several large plastic bags set up, one for each plastic category 1) soft plastics, i.e. any plastic bags, wraps or packaging, 2) hard plastics, i.e. any hard plastics, but w/metal parts etc. removed, 3) styrofoam blocks, 4) styrofoam containers, i.e. cups and food take out containers, 5) styrofoam peanuts and other "soft" styrofoam, 6) wax lined beverage containers, 7) milk cartons (separate from other beverage containers), 8) foil lined bags packaging and wraps). It is easiest if you have your plastics sorted before you come by. Let me know if you have further questions.

Comment by Ross Moster on January 13, 2014 at 4:59pm

Yay, Natasha!

Comment by Colin Knowles on January 13, 2014 at 3:02pm

Thanks for hosting this!

I was wondering if there are any written guidelines anywhere on how to best sort this stuff. Thanks!

Comment by Malin Hansen on January 13, 2014 at 2:36pm

That is great Natasha!!! Please send me an e-mail to hansen@zoology.ubc.ca with you address as soon as you can. I will have to send it to the company that will pick up the bags on Friday. I will also send out your address to the list of participants in a couple of days. Would 6-7pm work for you? I will come by to help you out. Thanks again for helping out!

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