Resource Recovery - Notices

Recycling Christmas Trees and Lights.

Christmas trees are accepted at any RDCK landfill or transfer station as yard and garden waste for a small fee. The tree will be chipped and used for composting. Many communities have a local service club pick that will up the trees for a nominal fee and will advertise this service around Christmas time.

Lights can be recycled at the following locations:

  • Nelson Leafs Recycling Centre (120 Silica Street, Nelson)
  • Kaslo Building Supplies - ACE Hardware (6521 Highway 31, Kaslo)
  • Make/Do Markerspace (116 Northwest Boulevard, Creston)
  • Village of New Denver Office (115 Slocan Avenue, New Denver)
  • Trail Bottle Depot (562 Rossland Avenue, Trail)

Visit the Recycling Council of BC's website for more recycling options. 

All Resource Recovery Facilities are CLOSED on all Statutory Holidays.

For more information visit the Hours of Operation page or call the RDCK office at (250) 352-8161 or the RCBC hotline at 1-800-667-4321.  All facilities will close at 2:00 pm on December 24th and December 31st.

The content on this page was last updated December 6 2018 at 12:27 PM