Zero Waste Yukon

Zero Waste means working together to dramatically reduce the amount of material sent to the landfill by rethinking what you buy (and buying less), reusing or repurposing the things you no longer need, and recycling or composting what remains.

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Zero Waste Advent Calendar – December 12: Recipe !

Zero Waste Advent Calendar – December 12: Recipe !

December 11, 2017

This December, Zero Waste Yukon is counting down to Christmas with our Zero Waste Advent…

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Recycle lights and support the Outreach Van

Recycle lights and support the Outreach Van

November 21, 2017

It happens almost every year. You expectantly plug in a tangle of holiday lights but…

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Classroom Waste Audit Contest

Classroom Waste Audit Contest

November 21, 2017

Zero Waste Yukon is proud to announce the winners of our 2017 Waste Audit contest,…

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Second Hand Clothing Bazaar

Second Hand Clothing Bazaar

November 8, 2017

Seventh-Day Adventist Church hosts a second hand clothing bazaar every Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 8…

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Our latest zero hero

Lumel Studios

Lumel Studios

The moment you step into Lumel Studios you can tell this is not your run-of-the-mill…

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Zero Waste Blog

Zero Waste Advent Calendar – December 12: Recipe !

Zero Waste Advent Calendar – December 12: Recipe !

December 11, 2017

This December, Zero Waste Yukon is counting down to Christmas with our Zero Waste Advent…

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About Us

Zero Waste Yukon is a not for profit organization created to increase public awareness about waste reduction and provide tools and strategies for behaviour change. Since 2014 Zero Waste Yukon has been working to inspire change through public education and engagement, events, and support of Zero Waste initiatives in the Yukon Territory.

What is zero waste?

Zero Waste means working together to dramatically reduce the amount of material sent to the landfill by rethinking what you buy (and buying less), reusing or repurposing the things you no longer need, and recycling or composting what remains.

Zero Waste means working together to dramatically reduce the amount of material buried in landfills and wasted. It strives for the sustainable use of materials through reduced consumption, thoughtful design, and increased recovery of resources.

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