Harvest harnesses the maximum value from organic materials through the recycling of organic materials and the production of renewable energy and soils, mulches and natural fertilizers.
We are a wholesale manufacturer of top quality compost, soil blends and wood materials. Our team of 100+ local employees is proud to provide services and products that help the Metro Vancouver region become a global leader in urban sustainability. Interested in a tour? Check out the tour dates and information on our FAQ page.
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Food Scraps & Yard Trimmings Recycling / Soil & Mulch Sales
North Shore Transfer Station
20 Riverside Drive
North Vancouver, BC
Summer Hours (April 1 to Oct. 31): Mon to Fri – 8 am to 7 pm, Sat & Sun: 8 am to 6 pm
Winter Hours (Nov. 1 to March 31): Mon to Fri – 8 am to 5 pm, Sat & Sun: 8 am to 6 pm
Richmond Energy Garden and Composting Facility
*Commercial Haulers and Wholesale Pick-Up Only*
7028 York Road
Richmond, BC V6W 0B1
Summer Hours (Mar. 15 to Nov. 30): Mon to Fri – 6:30 am to 5 pm, Sat 7 am to 3 pm
Winter Hours (Dec. 1 to Mar. 14): Mon to Fri – 7 am to 5 pm, Sat 7 am to 3 pm
Construction & Demolition Recycling
Vancouver (“Main St”)
110 East 69th Ave.
Vancouver, BC V5X 4K6
Hours: Mon to Fri – 6:30am to 6:30pm
Sat – 7am to 12pm
New Westminster (“Spruce St”)
4 Spruce St.
New Westminster, BC V3L 5G6
Hours: Mon to Fri – 6am to 7pm
Sat – 7am to 12pm
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