Welcome to the March 2021 issue of the Metro Vancouver Update.
Here is a fact that may astonish you — Metro Vancouver residents disposed of 528 million pieces of personal protective equipment in 2020! In this issue, you can read more about the rate of PPE disposal and the other surprising findings from the 2020 Solid Waste Composition Study.
Also in this issue, learn how you can have a say in the draft Clean Air Plan, which seeks to reduce air contaminant emissions and impacts, including greenhouse gases, over the next 10 years. Plus, learn more about “food forests” as we explore this gardening trend that you can try in your own backyard.
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