NWT Waste Reduction Week

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GNWT Recycling Programs to be recognized during Waste Reduction Week

A celebration of the success of the GNWT waste reduction and recycling programs was held in conjunction with Waste Reduction Week during an event at the Yellowknife Recycling Depot.

Deputy Minister Dr. Joe Dragon spoke about the success of the NWT Beverage Container Program, the Single-use Retail Bag Program and the Electronics Recycling Program and how the NWT is committed to reducing waste in an effort to reduce the impact on the environment. For more information on recycling in the NWT, click here.