Artificial Christmas Trees

Burin Peninsula

Click on the tabs below for reuse, recycling or safe disposal options.

Artificial Christmas trees are typically made from plastic. Trees that are in good condition can be sold through classified ads online, in local newspapers and magazines and through online communities.

You can also dispose of plastic Christmas trees that are no longer useful through bulk waste collection programs, where available.

See Yard Waste for options for natural trees.

Burin Peninsula Waste Management Corporation

Burin Peninsula Waste Management Corporation (BPWMC) provides collection and disposal services for garbage (including mixed containers and paper and cardboard), collection and recycling of scrap metal and bulk waste collection 12 times per year to residents.

Location: 98-103 Main Rd, Suite 228 Father Berney Memorial Salt Pond
Phone: 709-891-1717

Municipalities and Local Service Districts – Burin Peninsula

Municipalities and local service districts provide a range of waste collection and disposal services for residents and businesses.

Phone: Click here to find municipality and local service district contact information

Marystown Regional Waste Management Site

The Burin Peninsula Regional Service Board operates the Marystown landfill site which provides waste disposal services for residents and businesses in all communities south of Rushoon in the Burin Peninsula waste management region. This site accepts bulk waste, garbage, organics, scrap metal and yard waste.

Location: Servicing all communities on the Burin peninsula south of Rushoon
Phone: 709-891-1717

Yellow Pages Listing – Garbage Collection Services

Additional waste disposal and recycling service providers may be available in your region.

Location: Services throughout the province
Web: View a listing of garbage collection service providers in the yellow pages.

Think About It

A natural Christmas tree is a great way to cut down on the amount of waste generated during the holiday season.

If purchasing a new artificial Christmas tree, choose a high quality tree that will last for many holiday seasons.