waste disposal

The new Sort 'n Go green carts feature wheels for easy mobility, lids to guard against inclement weather and certified wildlife-resistant locks to help guard against pests.

Introducing the new Sort ’n Go Organics Carts

This fall, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) will deliver new roadside waste…

  • Aug 1, 2022


These garbage, recycling and organic waste containers were handed out to Port Alberni residents earlier this year and similar ones will be distributed throughout the West Coast in 2022. (Elena Rardon photo)

Curbside compost pickup coming to Tofino and Ucluelet

Alberni Clayoquot Regional District plans to launch new service in 2022


Louise Rodgers and Georgina Valk cup a handful of freshly sifted, nutrient-rich compost. The duo met about 10 years ago while their kids were in kindergarten. They saw a need for composting in Tofino so they founded Tofino Urban Farm Co. (Nora O’Malley photo)

Tofino moms turn mounds of organic waste into “Black Gold”

Curbside residential and commercial compost pickup to begin in 2022 for West Coasters