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Recycling Council of Alberta

The RCA is seeking nominations for its 2017 Rs of Excellence Awards. more

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The City of Medicine Hat has decided to move forward with a proposal from the Youth Advisory Board (YAB) to help reduce the number of plastic bags ending up in the landfill. more

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The Ministry of Environment plans to develop new scrap tire recycling regulations to reflect changing industry needs in Saskatchewan and address increasing public expectations for governance, accountability, and transparency. more

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One Newfoundland city is having such an issue with littered coffee cups strewn all over the streets that officials are now offering to pay people to pick up them up. more

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The City of Calgary ran a communications campaign from February 1 to March 31 to educate Calgarians about the proper way to recycle their plastic bags. more

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An Edinburgh Napier University student has created a range of tableware made from upcycled eggshells. Martina Zupan, a fourth-year product design student, designed and produced the product called “Colleggtion”. more

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The US’s second most populous city, Los Angeles, has a lofty goal of achieving zero waste by 2050. The Los Angeles Board of Public Works brought the California city closer to its goal by approving a contract that will overhaul its waste collection. more

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The Recycling Council of Alberta is seeking nominations for its 2016 Rs of Excellence Awards. more

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Due to uncertainty around future waste volumes and continued reduction in residual waste, Metro Vancouver has discontinued its current waste-to-energy (WtE) procurement process. more

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Late 2015, the Government of Ontario introduced a new waste reduction and resource recovery strategy that could put the province at the forefront of environmental protection and resource conservation. more

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A new report released by Zero Waste Europe has found that waste incineration activities, both in incineration facilities and cement plants across Europe, have had serious breaches of emission limits. more

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