Recycling Environmental Action Planning Society (REAPS)

  • Contact Name:

    Terri McClymont
  • Job Title:

    Executive Director
  • Email Address:

    terri@reaps.org
  • Phone Number:

    (250) 561-7327
  • Fax:

    (250) 561-7324
  • Address:

    PO Box 444, Prince George, BC, V2L 4S6
  • Education / Awareness
  • Environmental Associations
  • Organics - Backyard Composters
  • Waste Reduction Associations

Description

REAPS is a non-profit society which was formed in 1989. The purpose of the Society is to help foster environmental stewardship within the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George. The society is operated by an executive which oversees special events, educational initiatives, public relations and other programs to increase awareness of waste reduction opportunities and environmental issues that exist within our community.

Services Offered

Maintain a Compost Demonstration Garden, provide free on site workshops on backyard Composting, Vermicomposting, Organic Gardening, Recycling and Natural Pest Control Methods; conduct free Home Composting Visits; offer 38 free school programs such as Are You Wasting Your Waste, Ellie the Elephant and Plastics, Adopt-A-Worm, H20zone, Dumpy the Overfed Landfill, School Backyard Composting, and Recycling Club; offer various free school environmental challenges (i.e., Earth Day Poster Contest, Waste Reduction Month Challenge, Recycle Toy Drive).

Products Sold

rain barrels $75, composters $50

Recycling Hotline

Don’t find what you’re looking for? For more information about recycling opportunities in Alberta, please visit Alberta’s Recycling Hotline at www.recyclinghotline.ca or call 1.800.463.6326 (from outside Alberta dial 780.427.6982)