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RCO

RCO says the co-op aims to fight against the fact that the non-residential sector loses more than 70% of food waste to disposal. The council aims to establish a host site for the co-op by spring 2018 and be operational by early summer. more

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OWMA

Shane Buckingham

All drivers and guests are invited to network while enjoying appetizers and refreshments on Friday evening the day before the competition. more

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To date, more than 600 computers, laptops and monitors have been donated to 30 organizations across Canada as part of Shell Canada's million-dollar pledge last year. more

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Hasbro

Hasbro

Starting April 16, participants can sign up to return their toys and games with a free shipping label to TerraCycle, who will sort and recycle the products. more

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The report shows that the municipal solid waste market may reach $222.8 billion by 2023, with a compound annual growth rate of 6.1% during the forecast period. more

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Green Cart

City of Red Deer

City Council approved raising Red Deer utility bills by $1 million in 2018 (a spike of $1 a month per household) for the purchase of green carts and curbside pickup of organic waste. more

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cintas

GBCI Canada/Cintas

The distribution centre is diverting 93.59% of its waste from landfill, and is one of five Cintas facilities so far to achieve TRUE Gold certification in North America, with more planned in the near future. more

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“Automated garbage will allow us to improve the efficiency and safety of staff while also reducing the amount of litter on our streets,” said Councillor Ian Froude, lead of Public Works. more

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Nespresso

Recycle BC

The aluminum is repurposed and the coffee grounds are transformed into a high-quality compost used by farms at no additional cost to citizens or municipalities. more

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The new program that begins March 2018 will include an environmental handling fee of $0.25 per kilogram, which will be paid at the point of purchase effective November 1, 2018. more

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“Every dollar of the increased revenue will be reinvested to ensure we are improving services for companies and local governments, while we enhance environmental protection,” said George Heyman, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy. more

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