Past Successful Projects

The Safe Disposal of Used Oil - Behchokǫ̀

The Community Government of Behchokǫ̀ has removed and safely disposed of 4,800 litres of used oil. Full Profile...

A Community Recycling Centre - Dettah

The Yellowknives Dene First Nation has set up a satellite recycling centre and household hazardous waste collection area in Dettah. Full Profile...

Shredding Tires into Tire Derived Aggregate - Fort Smith, Hay River & Yellowknife

The Town of Hay River, Town of Fort Smith and City of Yellowknife have collaborated to rent an industrial shredder to shred tires into Tire Derived Aggregate. Full Profile...

Poultry Manure Composting - Hay River

The Hay River Poultry Manure Composting Project was started by Ecology North in conjunction with Choice North Poultry Barn. Full Profile...

Repurposing Discarded Clothing - Hay River

The Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities is providing training to repurpose discarded clothing into sewing and craft supplies. Full Profile...

Processing and Removing White Goods and Scrap Steel - Hay River

The Town of Hay River is decommissioning and safely removing hundreds of refrigerators, freezers and scrap steel from the Hay River landfill.  Full Profile...

A Youth Workshop to Make Musical Instruments from Recycled Materials - Yellowknife

Canadian Parents for French offered a bilingual workshop to facilitate youth in making musical instruments out of recycled materials. Full Profile...

Electronics Refurbishing - Yellowknife

Computers for Schools refurbish used computer equipment and accessories and distribute it to local schools, libraries and nonprofit organizations for reuse. Full Profile...