Broadening Horizons Recycling is proud to announce that we now collect commercial paper and cardboard from the local business community. This service is customized to meet the individual needs of participating businesses.
For more information on rates and collection schedules, contact Cory Abbott at 256-3526, or e-mail: email@example.com.
Broadening Horizons has been formally recognized for the work the
program has done to preserve the local environment. In
2006 and again in 2011, Broadening Horizons Recycling was given The Gander and Area
Chamber of Commerce Environmental Award during the Joe
and Clarice Goodyear Business Achievement Awards Gala.
The award is given to a local area business that has gone beyond
environmental compliance and demonstrated a commitment to improved
environmental performance of their business operations. The business
would have also contributed to local environmental awareness and/or
have developed partnerships with stakeholders to promote environmental
On June 5, 2006, Broadening Horizons Recycling was honored again
with a Provincial Environment Award in the Community Group or Organization
category. The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Awards Program
is a joint initiative of the Department of Environment and Conservation,
NLWI and MMSB.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Awards Program honors
our outstanding leaders in environment and conservation. The environmental
awards represent a public acknowledgment of the initiative, dedication,
and hard work that individuals, communities, schools and organizations
have put into caring for our environment and the wise use of our
The environmental awards are presented to individuals and groups
who make an exceptional effort to create a healthier environment
and to help promote and encourage environmentally friendly practices.
Award winners also receive a $1,000 honorarium from MMSB to be used
to continue their environmental project or donated in their name
to an environmental organization or cause. Awards are presented
in seven categories.
Broadening Horizons Recycling clients Lenny Moss and Bradley Hurley, along with Committee Member Jim Moss, accept the Gander and Area Chamber of Commerce Environmental Award from Lillian Decker of Newfoundland Power, which sponsors the award.
Broadening Horizons Manager Cory Abbott (centre) accepts
the 2006 Provincial Environment Award from Clyde Jackman, Minister
of Environment and Conservation, and Shirley Fraize, President of
the Newfoundland and Labrador Women's Institute.