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The move by Environment Minister Glen Murray comes after a Star investigation revealed suspicious money transfers, allegations of fraud and wasteful executive spending at the agency, which collects “eco-fees” paid by Ontario drivers. more

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM , News

An Ontario waste disposal company is fighting a court order that would require it to relinquish and destroy copies of documents that the federal government says were accidentally released through access to information legislation. more

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM News

The city may have given up on curbside compost pickup but a non-profit group is busy getting a few apartment blocks and condos composting in a pilot project it hopes will grow throughout the city. more

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM News

It was dubbed one of Hamilton’s most polluted properties but 350 Wentworth street north is seeing a clean-up of 800 barrels of toxic waste that were hidden inside by a previous owner. more

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM News

The 1,500 First Nations peoples who depend on the mercury-contaminated English-Wabigoon River system for food will finally see it cleaned up. more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

A Chinese clean-tech company is setting up a branch plant in Ottawa and has its eyes on Plasco’s displaced talent. more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority is pleased to announce that we will be launching the new 2016 Short Form Datacall more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

Timmins city council has trashed the idea of the 4 am time restriction for putting garbage bins out on the street. more

Feb 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

Jason Neva put in a geothermal system a few years ago, when the provincial government was offering $10,000 to help him with the $23,000 bill for burying the water pipes that harvest heat from the ground in his front yard. more

Feb 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

Representatives from the waste management divisions of Peterborough City and County, as well as a recycling collector from Progressive Waste Solutions, rolled up to an elementary school with a garbage and recycling truck. more

Feb 24, 2017 12:00 AM News

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