Testimonials & Articles


Click below to read Testimonials and Letters of Reference in praise of Buddy, Barb and Gibsons Recycling Depot:

Lieutenant Governor Visit Thank You Letter July 2016

Call2Recycle Acknowledges GRD as Leaders in Sustainability

Sharon Gaetz, Mayor of Chilliwack, Thank You

Nicholas Simons, MLA, Powel River - Sunshine Coast, "Congrats on Best Green Business Award"

Hon Amy Adams MoE, Wellington New Zealand

Loys Maingon, Gibsons BC

Pål Mårtensson, Coordinator, City of Goteborg

Wynne Coplea, Springfield Illinois

Hon. Numero G. Lim, Manila, Philippines

Nicholas Simons, MLA, Sunshine Coast BC

Sunshine Coast Regional District

Dan Veniez Newsletter

Rick Hansen and Breeze Records


Global Lessons from a Local Recycling Depot

Barb and Bud's Excellent Zero Waste Adventure

GRD Wins Sustainability Award Sechelt Chamber of Commerce

Stories of Our Youth Buddy 1970

Who The Hell is Buddy Boyd

Barbara Hetherington Wins Environmental Volunteer Award

Lieutenant Governor Tours Gibsons Recycling

BC Lieutenant Governor to tour Gibsons Recycling Centre

Composting at Zero Waste Facility in Canada

Zero Waste Advocate Rolls Out Organics Collection By Bike

Hydro Let Keats Community Salvage BC Hydro Shed

Buddy Boyd to Report on Zero Waste in Canada

Zero Waste Ideas Proposed to Gibsons Council

Buddy Talking Zero Waste in Sooke, BC

Eternal Sustainability Interview July 4, 2014

The Death of Common Sense

Call2Recycle Honours GRD

Recycle Your Love

Waste Reduction for the Holiday Season

Olson Electric & GRD Launch Solar Panels

Reconditioned Shipping Container Turned Into GRD's New Office

Gibsons Recycling Receives Award

6 Innovative Small Businesses in BC

Small Business BC Success Story

Gibsons Recycling wins Best Green Business Award - Coast Reporter

 Gibsons Recycling Depot Awarded Best Green Business - The Local Weekly

Call2Recycle: Gibsons Gears Up For Curbside Collections

Local Resource Recovery Company Raising Concerns About MMBC

Gibsons Recycling Depot Winner Best Green Business 2013 Small Business BC

Gibsons Recycling Depot in Top Five for Best Green Small Business in BC

Small Business BC GRD Finalist 2013

Sustainable Gurnsey U.K and Gibsons Recycling

B.C. businesses embrace clean car infrastructure

Electric Vehicles to Deliver New Service for GRD - Sustainable Coast

Curbside recycling comes to Gibsons BC Canada - Coast Reporter

First Resource Recovery Center in BC August 10 2012

Earth Day 2012 Glass Recycling Launched in Gibsons, BC

Small Business BC Awards 2012

Recycling Expanded Polystyrene Foam from Powell River

Is Canada Dropping the Ball...?

Boyd Named to RCBC Board

GRD Business Award - The Coast Reporter

GRD Business Award - The Local Newspaper

Gibsons Recycling Depot on the Tyee News Blog

Compost Diaries Blog

Gibsons Mayor Wayne Rowe at GRD with Visiting South African Students

Just Business People

The Change from Waste to Recovery

Champion of the Environment Article

Community Heroes

Coast Reporter Article Nov 14 2008

Recycle Redux

Gibsons Recycler Unveils Expanded Polystyrene Foam Machine

Business Awards of Distinction

Rick Hansen, Man in Motion

Brazil Zero Waste Conference

Garbage Mining

Just Business Article