Styrofoam

Northern Peninsula

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Styrofoam is the common name for the petroleum-based plastic material, polystyrene. It is commonly used in food packaging and protective packaging for shipping fragile items. Styrofoam is not easily recycled and not accepted in most recycling programs. You can dispose of Styrofoam through regular garbage collection and disposal services.

NorPen (Northern Peninsula Regional Service Board)

NorPen provides collection and disposal services for garbage (including mixed containers) and bulk waste, as well as collection and recycling service for scrap metal throughout all communities in the four sub-regions of the Northern Peninsula waste management region.

Location: 173 West St #171, St. Anthony, NL
Phone: 709-454-3110
Email: info@norpenservices.ca
Web: www.norpenservices.ca

Sub Region 1 (Goose Cove – Boat Harbour) Landfill

NorPen operates the Sub-Region 1 Landfill, which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, scrap metal, electronic waste and household hazardous waste (HHW) such as oil, paint and batteries.

Location: Highway 430, 3 km north of St. Anthony; Servicing Goose Cove to Boat Harbour
Phone: 709-454-3110
Email: info@norpenservices.ca
Web: www.norpenservices.ca

Sub Region 2 (Main Brook – Englee) Landfill

NorPen operates the Sub-Region 2 Landfill, which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, and scrap metal.

Location: 6 km north of Roddickton; Servicing Main Brook to Englee
Phone: 709-454-3110
Email: info@norpenservices.ca
Web: www.norpenservices.ca

Sub-Region 3 (Eddie’s Cove East – Castor River) Landfill

NorPen operates the Sub-Region 3 Landfill, which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, and scrap metal.

Location: 1 km north of St. Barbe (at the former St. Barbe/Straits’ landfill sites; Servicing Eddie’s Cove East to Castor River North
Phone: 709-454-3110
Email: info@norpenservices.ca
Web: www.norpenservices.ca

Sub-Region 4 (Eddie’s Cove West – River of Ponds) Landfill

NorPen operates the Sub-Region 4 Landfill, which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, electronics and scrap metal.

Location: Highway 430, 3 km north of Hawke’s Bay; Servicing Eddie’s Cove West to River of Ponds
Phone: 709-454-3110
Email: info@norpenservices.ca
Web: www.norpenservices.ca

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

Canadians use more than 1.6 billion paper and polystyrene cups each year!

Use reusable dishes and glasses to keep disposable Styrofoam items out of the landfill.

Save Styrofoam packing peanuts and reuse them when sending fragile parcels.