Strengthening producers responsibility for the Blue Box Program/Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act

ENGO joint response to regulatory proposals regarding blue box recycling and composting.

Landfill “shortage” claims a redux distraction from need for dramatic waste reduction

Isobel Mason, CELA Communications Intern, blogs about the distraction of alarmist warnings about shrinking landfill capacity in Ontario and the need to switch the focus from where we put garbage towards stopping generating so much of it in the first place.

Proposal to amend the Food and Organic Waste Policy Statement

Joint submission from Toronto Environmental Alliance, Canadian Environmental Law Association, Citizens' Network on Waste Management, Environmental Defence, and Health and Environment Justice Support Response to ERO# 019-2498 Download submission here: ENGO-comment-ERO-019-2498-Food-Organic-Waste-Policy-Statement

Acting on Plastic Waste and Packaging – What All Levels of Government Should Consider First

Fé de Leon and Olga Speranskaya, from CELA and HEJSupport, give their view of how plastic waste and packaging could be better managed through extended producer responsibility and a toxic-free circular economy.

Media Release: Fifty-two groups call on Ontario government to take advantage of once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fix the Blue Box and eliminate packaging waste

Fifty-two groups call on Ontario government to take advantage of once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fix the Blue Box and eliminate packaging waste - joint statement released today that sets expectations for forthcoming regulation to address Ontario’s packaging, paper, and packaging-like products (PPPP) waste

Ontario–Recycling is the Last Resort

Joint statement from environmental and civil society groups that sets expectations for forthcoming regulation under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act to address Ontario’s packaging, paper, and packaging-like products (PPPP) waste.