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Construction waste puts Metro Vancouver recycling facilities at capacity – British Columbia – CBC News

 

Harvest Power CEO Christian Kasper says his New Westminster construction and demolition waste facility is operating at capacity. (Jared Thomas/CBC)

Waste from construction and demolition sites are piling up so quickly that recycling facilities say they’re having a tough time keeping up with demand.

“This [New Westminster] facility receives about 500 tones per day, that’s our maximum permitted capacity and that is what we are taking in right now.”

Source: Construction waste puts Metro Vancouver recycling facilities at capacity – British Columbia – CBC News