The 5 Rs

And you thought there were only three "Rs"! Nope - There's five. By applying the five "Rs" to everyday life, we'll even REDUCE what we RECYCLE!

Rethink

The first step to the Waste Reduction hierarchy is rethink! The more you do of this step, the less you have to Refuse, Reduce, Reuse & Recycle. Start here! 

Refuse

Sometimes you should just say no! Making better everyday choices, learning how to shop smarter and other alternatives will all help our planet! 

Reduce

There are many was to reduce your eco-footprint, and to reduce the amount of waste going from your house to your local landfill. Learn more here! 

Reuse

Is that junk or not? Can it be loved by someone else? Do you really need to purchase that? Find helpful tips on how to reuse everyday products here.

Recycle

If you couldn't rethink it, refuse it, reduce it, reuse it... well then hopefully you can recycle it! Start here to learn everything about recycling in the Peace Region.