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Gamers, Take it to the Next Level and Recycle!

    Video games, like other electronics, can create large amount of e-waste. Just take a look around your house right now and you’re likely to see an electronic graveyard. We tend to only think big things like computers, TVs or cell phones as e-waste, but video games also contribute to the landfills. So before […]

Zero Waste International Alliance Conference

    Last week Happy Stan’s Recycling was one of 4 organizations representing Canada at the Zero Waste International Alliance Conference in Berkley, California. This exciting event brought together green leaders moving towards the same vision: a Zero Waste Economy.                 Can you spot Jamie? Fourth from the […]

Earth Hour: Join the Global Community

      Saturday, March 23rd, the world will turn their lights off at 8:30pm for the single largest symbolic mass participation event in the world: Earth Hour. The goal? Take action towards climate change.     There are now 7, 001 cities and towns across 152 countries that switch off lights for an hour […]

Spring Clean, The Natural Way

    Now that Daylight Savings has passed, this time of year usually sparks memories of flowers blooming, warmer weather, longer days… and time to start that Spring cleaning. If it’s time to polish your pad from floor to ceiling, we have some natural recipes to make the process good for you and the environment.  […]

Green Business: High 5 to the Hyatt!

                        Hats off to the Hyatt Regency Vancouver! Over a five-day period, we collected over 1,500 pounds of e-waste from their employees.  We also provided an information booth for management and staff to ask questions about recycling.      Every step companies take towards […]

Repurposing – The 4th R of Recycling!

          We’re all familiar with recycling, but what exactly is repurposing? Repurposing, or “upcycling,” is an even more efficient way to reuse what we have by getting creative and assigning new uses to pre-owned items. It’s a great step to take before tossing that cardboard box into the recycling bin. By […]

Green Love

    With Valentine’s day just a couple of days away, it’s time to spoil that special someone in your life with the usual suspects: chocolates, candy, roses and cards. But while Cupid is busy matchmaking, our Earth is taking the hit from his arrow. Just take a look at how much it cost our […]

Why is Stan so Happy?

            Because he loves hearing from a happy Happy Stan customer!              "Please thank everyone for their exceptional help and patience during our crisis.  We really appreciate the effort and professionalism of your company  and employees.  We look forward to working with you again in […]

Happy Data Privacy Day!

      Yep, we can really say there is a day for everything. Though it may seem like a strange thing to dedicate an entire day to, the importance of privacy and keeping your records confidential is a lot more serious than we think. Data Privacy Day raises awareness about the impact technology is […]

Newly formed Zero Waste Canada joins international call for an end to waste

     

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