Published on September 9, 2013 9:39 am
On June 6, 2013, the Ontario government introduced Bill 91, the Waste Reduction Act, 2013, in the Ontario legislature. This new Act would replace the existing Waste Diversion Act, 2002.
The public was given 90 days to review and comment on this proposed legislation.
Stewardship Ontario has carefully considered its response to Bill 91 and…Read More
Published on August 26, 2013 2:50 pm
Recently the City of North Bay held a contest for high school students to produce a short, one minute or less, creative video to highlight information about using the Blue Box. “The contest was an opportunity for the City of North Bay to celebrate our Blue box and recycling initiatives.” Said Roxanne Ferguson, Waste Resources... Read More
Published on June 3, 2013 2:30 pm
The Canadian Plastics Industry Association, the Continuous Improvement Fund and Stewardship Ontario are pleased to announce the release of their report on the flexible film plastics packaging. The joint project, initiated in the fall of 2012 examined the current and potential future options for post use flexible film collection, processing and …Read More
Published on April 5, 2013 10:46 pm
April 5, 2013 Are you visiting The Green Living Show this April? Why not take a few minutes and stop by the Orange Drop booth #707 to learn about how you can dispose of your hazardous and special waste. Orange Drop, managed by Stewardship Ontario, is the Ontario-wide program that ensures hazardous or special waste is... Read More
Published on April 5, 2013 10:45 pm
April 5, 2013 Stewardship Ontario has today launched an advertising campaign aimed at encouraging residents to recycle their used batteries. As part of the Orange Drop Program, which collects hazardous or special waste, Stewardship Ontario has had a series of adverts produced that will appear on transit in the GTA, on billboards, in newspapers an…Read More