Saskatoon city council also discussed the fact that these low-grade food-related plastics were also responsible for significant amounts of contamination in the recycling bin.
The city is working with Union Gas to cut a fuel deal and decide on an appropriate refuelling location
The intention of the charter would be to persuade the world’s richest and most industrialized countries to adopt strict goals for plastics recycling and waste reduction.
Two new legislative acts for Ontario will have a significant impact on how waste is managed in the province over the short, medium and long term.
The city closed the composting facility in October 2017 because of a structural issue with the ceiling panels of the aeration hall, which made worker safety a concern.
With China’s waste ban already in place and the 0.5 contamination standard taking effect on March 1, SWANA’s Recycling Task Force will develop and support strategies for ensuring the continuation of sustainable recycling programs
More than half of the construction materials that end up in landfills could be reused or recycled, says S2SR, whose crews hand-sort and hand-load all materials – a process called ‘live-loading’.
In this instance, Aurora Cannabis Inc. is joining forces with Micron Waste Technologies to install its technology at one of Aurora’s cultivation facilities.
The new joint company will provide waste processing, treating, recycling and disposal services, with 115 operating locations, approximately 2,000 employees and approximately 1,000 customers.