Recycle

  • Bring your beverage containers to your local depot for recycling
  • Find out if your community offers any recycling programs, and where you need to bring your recyclables
  • Try to buy products that are made with materials that can be recycled in your community
  • Buy recycled products—it’s important to close the loop and create more demand for goods made of recycled materials
  • Check out www.call2recycle.org or contact nwtrecycle@gov.nt.ca to find out how you can recycle your old cell phones and rechargeable batteries
  • Get creative and recycle at home: 
    • Use old materials for art and craft projects – newspapers and magazines can be rolled or woven to make frames or baskets. 
    • Make your own paper out of old paper or egg cartons
    • Make a skirt or a purse out of an old pair of jeans
    • Email us your stories of creative home recycling projects