Recycling!

Not every bike makes the cut to get fixed back up, what we do is salvage what parts we can to re-use to help get other bikes repaired and back on the road!

METAL headed off to the recycling depot.

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TUBES and TIRES get brought out to ANNACIS ISLAND to be shredded and put back in the roads as fill!

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Hard Plastics get recycled bu URBAN IMPACT, so as LITTLE AS POSSIBLE ends up in the regular garbage

We do take bikes in ANY condition, so at least you know they will be appropriately recycled!

 

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BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS Donations!

The good folks from the BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS came by to pick up almost 20 of our FULLY TUNED USED KIDS BIKES!

Hopefully these bikes will make their way to kids that might have a bike on their Christmas List in time for XMAS!

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Surrey School Board Bikes!

This is becoming an annual thing, the good folks from the SURREY SCHOOLS came by to pick up close to 100 FULLY TUNED KIDS BIKES today!

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These bikes will be dispersed across several schools throughout the SURREY SCHOOL BOARD DISTRICT and into the hands of kids that need them most!

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While these bikes are READY TO ROLL, some of them will end up in workshops within the schools for kids to learn some of the basics on bike maintenance. Practical skills that should set them up for a lifetime love of cycling with any luck!

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Thanks to the SURREY SCHOOLS for getting in touch with us! If you, or if you know of any organisation that needs to get their hands on a large number of bikes for a worthy cause, get it touch with us and we’ll see if we can get the ball rolling!

If you have been wondering WHERE CAN I RECYCLE A BIKE IN VANCOUVER? look no further!!!

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Tri-Cities Drop Offs!

We are pleased to announce that we now have a location in COQUITLAM for Bicycle Drop Off Donations.

If you have been wondering WHERE TO RECYCLE A BICYCLE in the COQUITLAM AREA wonder no more!

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RIDE ON TRI-CITIES is open from 12-6, Monday to Saturday and ready to take in whatever unwanted bikes you may have!

PLEASE call ahead to make sure there is available space for larger donations.

105-3200 Westwood St. Port Coquitlam, BC
P: 604-944-4980 // E: info@vancouverbicyclerecycling.com

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Surrey Christmas Bureau kids bikes and ROTARY CLUB adult bikes!

The Surrey Christmas Bureau came by to pick up 30 fully tuned Kids bikes from us and just the next day the ROTARY CLUB came by to pick up almost 40 adult sized bikes that will be going to the Phiippines!

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BICYCLES FOR HUMANITY came by, AGAIN!

We had the good folks from BICYCLES FOR HUMANITY come by recently to collect a trailer load of bikes that will eventually end up being shipped to Africa in a storage container.

The container stays there and gets converted into a work station and the bikes make their way to those in the area that need them most!

Normally we supply at least 200 bikes a year to this program!

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BICYCLES FOR HUMANITY came by!

We had the good folks from BICYCLES FOR HUMANITY come by recently to collect a trailer load of bikes that will eventually end up being shipped to Africa in a storage container.

The container stays there and gets converted into a work station and the bikes make their way to those in the area that need them most!

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