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Recycling confusion? Look no further!

Recycling confusion? Look no further!Do you ever get a tad confused about what to recycle and where? I know I do. We’re going to tell you about some resources that may offer some guidance about recycling for BC residents.


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Decision summary: Licences suspended for Roxy’s Gifts and More and NP Boutique for selling unapproved adult films

Consumer Protection BC has suspended the licence of Roxy’s Gifts and More and of NP Boutique, two adult video stores based in Metro Vancouver BC, for selling unapproved adult films, contrary to section 3(2) of the Motion Picture Act (MPA). For Roxy’s Gifts and More, the suspension will take effect on June 22, 2018, through June 24, […]



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