Former Astronaut chosen to open 2017 Zero Waste Conference

Will outline a vision to accelerate the transition to a circular economy.
Posted On 06 Aug 2017
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Plastics leave permanent legacy

Timber rots, cement crumbles, metal corrodes: plastics are there for ever. By 2050 there could be 12 billion tonnes in the world’s landfills.
Posted On 24 Jul 2017
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Ontario Taking Next Step to Go Waste-Free

Province Increasing Recycling, Creating Jobs and Fighting Climate Change
Posted On 01 Mar 2017
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Methane’s rapid spurt risks climate curbs plan

A recent rapid rise in methane could damage global attempts to slow climate change through cuts in carbon dioxide emissions says new research.
Posted On 12 Dec 2016
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National Industrial Symbiosis Program pilot launched in BC

Industrial symbiosis ultimately reduces cost to businesses and strengthens competitiveness all while diverting waste and reducing greenhouse gases.
Posted On 15 Jul 2016
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New Environmental Fines Announced for Maritime Industry in Canada

Proposed Regulations under the Environmental Violations Administrative Monetary Penalties Act would add penalties to the toolkit for enforcing Canada’s flagship environmental law
Posted On 17 May 2016
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Canada Fibers Announces Solid Waste Recycling Initiative

Facility to include recovery, separation and marketing of a wide variety of recovered materials, including plastic, glass, aluminum, paper and metal materials
Posted On 12 May 2016
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Is it time to rethink recycling?

If our current approach to recycling isn’t the best for the economy or the environment, why do we do it? Is it better to design products and packaging further upstream to avoid waste altogether?
Posted On 09 Feb 2016
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