Solid Waste Management Plan Survey Available On

Have you filled out the Solid Waste Master Plan (SWMP) survey on Engage Ottawa?

Please let the City know what is important to you when it comes to waste management and encourage your family and friends to participate as well! Completing  the survey will only take 10 to 15 minutes, but the input you provide may have a lasting impact on future practices and policies in Ottawa.

Compost Council of Canada

The Compost Council of Canada is a national non-profit, member-driven organization with a charter to advocate and advance organics residuals recycling and compost use. It serves as the central resource and network for the compost industry in Canada and, through its members, contributes to the environmental sustainability of the communities in which they operate.

Banning Single Use Plastics In Canada

From News release December 21, 2021 – Ottawa, Ontario “Plastic pollution litters our beaches, parks, streets, shorelines and other places Canadians value. It is harmful to our nature and wildlife and Canadians are demanding action. That is why the Government of Canada is moving forward with a comprehensive plan to address plastic pollution inContinue reading “Banning Single Use Plastics In Canada”

Ontario Enhancing Blue Box Program

TORONTO — Following extensive consultations, the Ontario government is improving blue box recycling by expanding service to more communities, standardizing the list of materials that can be recycled across the province and saving municipalities money by making producers of products and packaging fully responsible for the cost and operation of the program.