Solid Waste & Recycling

Regulatory Development

  • Feds introduce further asbestos bans

    October 19, 2018 by SWR Staff

    OTTAWA – The federal government has announced the final step to prohibit asbestos and asbestos‑containing products in Canada. Asbestos was declared a human carcinogen by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer, in 1987. At the height

  • CFIB offers small business owners cannabis compliance tools

    October 16, 2018 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Toronto – On the eve of cannabis legalization, small businesses are grappling with a new mess of inconsistent and uneven workplace regulations across the country. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) has developed a series of educational and workplace

  • “Opinion” Regulatory Developments Across Canada

    April 17, 2017 by Rosalind H. Cooper

      Stewardship Executives Charged with Diversion of Eco Fees Two former executives with Ontario Tire Stewardship are facing provincial charges for alleged misappropriation of eco-fees paid by Ontario drivers on tire purchases. The Investigations and Enforcement Branch of the Ontario