Solid Waste & Recycling


  • News – 01-SEP-98 (September 01, 1998)

    September 1, 1998 by Josh Bickman 52

    CompanyPhonePageReader Service NumberAmbaco Recycling Technologies905-420-046655164Blaney McMurtry Stapells Friedman416-593-397326126Busch Systems International Inc.705-722-080624124Can…

  • Red Tape and the Transboundary Business

    September 1, 1998 by Robert G. Power, LL.B.

    The transboundary movement of municipal and industrial, commercial, and institutional (IC&I) waste is about to become further entangled by more red tape and fees. Bill C-32 will soon replace the exist…

  • CONFERENCE SPONSORS (AS OF JULY 31, 1998)

    September 1, 1998 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Alcan Aluminium LimitedCorporations Supporting RecyclingMinistry of the EnvironmentThe Beer StoreSILVER SPONSORSDura Products InternationalRoyal Recycling Ltd.S.C. Johnson & Son Ltd.BRONZE SPONSORSBum…

  • Upstream to Diversion

    September 1, 1998 by Usman Valiante

    While waste diversion may or may not be a worthy environmental objective in itself, environmental protection surely is. In a life-cycle approach (which considers factors such as resource and energy us…

  • Nova Scotia Supreme Court Backs Deposits (September 01, 1998)

    September 1, 1998 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    In 1995, the Province of Nova Scotia introduced a new Environment Act, which provides for the use of economic instruments. The constitutionality of Section 16 of the Solid Waste-Resource Management Re…

  • Nova Scotia: NEW COMPOSTING FACILITY GUIDELINES ISSUED

    September 1, 1998 by Barry Friesen, P. Eng.

    The Nova Scotia Department of the Environment (NSDOE) has recently issued the new Composting Facility Guidelines. The guidelines follow the NSDOE six-month moratorium on large-scale open-windrow compo…

  • The Composting Council of Canada

    September 1, 1998 by Susan Antler

    Driven by the need to address the conservation of natural resources, the management of landfill space, the restoration of soil quality, and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, a new industry–c…

  • Canadian Solid Waste Expo Update

    September 1, 1998 by Guy Crittenden

    Readers of this magazine will be interested to learn that the new trade show being produced for the Canadian market in December is showing early signs of success. It’s quite extraordinary that, more t…

  • 1-800-387-5046

    September 1, 1998 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    TOGETHER KEEPING OURENVIRONMENT CLEANDump and Live Floor TransportEngineering Services by Independent Engineering ConsultantsLab and Technical ServicesLand Fill and IncinerationEnvironmental…

  • Plastimet principals sentenced

    September 1, 1998 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    A legal chapter has been concluded in the saga which began in July 1997 when a catastrophic four-day fire took place at the Plastimet warehouse in Hamilton, Ontario. Plastimet’s owner, Jack Lieberman,…