Fish can’t say no to drugs, so #ReturnYourMeds

National, | Oct 17, 2016

In May, the BC Pharmacy Association partnered with the Vancouver Police Department, Metro Vancouver, London Drugs and the Health Products Stewardship Association (HPSA) to urge the public to safely dispose of their medications to ensure they don’t get into the wrong hands or pollute the environment. Given the prediction by BC Health Minister Terry Lake […]

Notice of Public Consultation

British Columbia, | Oct 13, 2016

Notice of Public Consultation – BC Medications Return Stewardship Plan Renewal The Health Products Stewardship Association (HPSA) will be holding public consultations regarding amendments to its stewardship plan renewals for the period of 2017 to 2021. In-person consultations will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at the Coast Waste Management Association conference at […]

Stericycle – Our Story

British Columbia, | Sep 15, 2016

Visit the video below for a short video about Stericycle – Our Story https://vimeo.com/user17270865/review/73721479/fb6d90cae9   Stericycle – Reduce, Reuse , Recycle

BC Recycle Summer Ambassadors Tour – Global News Segment

Yukon, | Sep 12, 2016

BC Recycles Summer Ambassadors Abbey Deppiesse and Skye Mandin were visiting more than 2,000 collection facilities to promote responsible disposal of common household products including medication. For the full interview on Global News check link http://globalnews.ca/video/2890993/bc-recycles-summer-ambassador-tour

Prescription Drugs Misuses by Teens

National, | Mar 16, 2016

Teen Takers, the latest PDFC campaign deals with prescription drug misuse by teens. As they get older, kids tend to help themselves to a lot of things that don’t belong to them around the house, mostly for their own benefit. But what happens when this behaviour reaches the medicine cabinet?  This PSA campaign will engage parents […]