Solid Waste & Recycling


  • B.C.’s Alberni-Clayoquot gets $6M for landfill diversion

    March 13, 2018 by SWR Staff

    British Columbia’s Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) has received $6 million in funding through the federal Gas Tax Fund for its Consolidated Strategic Landfill Diversion Program. The Consolidated Strategic Landfill Diversion project will greatly improve the Regional District’s environmental impact by

  • “Opinion” Canada Diverting Only 27% of Its Waste

    April 22, 2017 by John Mulllinder

    For those promoting a more circular economy where materials are used again and again rather than made, used and dumped, the latest data from Statistics Canada provides a solid gut check on how far we have to go. Only 27% of our