Circular economy framework promotes recycling but fails to prevent contaminants in new products: banned toxic chemicals detected in children’s toys

Title: Circular economy framework promotes recycling but fails to prevent contaminants in new products: banned toxic chemicals detected in children’s toys Resource Type: Report Content: 1177-BannedToxicChemicalsDetected_1 # of Pages: 6 Date authored: February 8, 2018 Publication number: 1177 Author/s: Olga…

Proposed Tire Regulation under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016

Title: Proposed Tire Regulation under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016 NGO Submission in Response to EBR Registry Number: 013-1716 Resource Type: Letter Content: 1165-NGOSubmissionProposedTireRegulationEBR0131716 # of Pages: 5 Date authored: January 25, 2018 Publication number: 1165 Author/s:…

Early feedback on Stewardship Ontario’s Amended Blue Box Plan Proposal

Title: Re: Early feedback on Stewardship Ontario’s Amended Blue Box Plan Proposal Resource Type: Letter Content: 1152-ENGOfinalA-BBPPletter # of Pages: 10 Date authored: November 29, 2017 Publication number: 1152 Author/s: Emily J. Alfred, Fe de Leon, Ashley Wallis, John Jackson,…

Blog: Waste Reduction Week 2017: An Ontario Perspective

Blog post by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on October 16, 2017 Since 2001, “Waste Reduction Week” (October 16-20) has been coordinated by non-governmental organizations across Canada to highlight the national need to reduce the volume of waste being generated in communities and sectors…

Blog: Trash Talk – The Provincial Strategy for a Waste-Free Ontario

Blog post by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on February 2, 2017 In 2016, the Ontario Legislature enacted the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act. The overall intent of the Act is to divert more waste materials from disposal, and to ensure that…

Energy from Waste Standard Offer Program (EFW SOP)

Title: Letter Re: Energy from Waste Standard Offer Program (EFW SOP) to Ministers of Energy and of Environment and Climate Change Resource Type: Media Release Content: ENGO letter to IESO EFW SOP_a # of Pages: 3 Date authored: October 30,…