Vancouver’s Zero Waste Centre, which opened in February, is part of the city’s new plan to achieve zero waste by 2040. The C$2 million facility, located at 8588 Yukon Street, replaces the Recycling Depot that had been located at the Vancouver South Transfer Station.
Recently our Chapter President, Mark Watt, received this correspondence from David Biderman, Executive Director & CEO. Solid Waste Association of North America. We include the full text here for your information
As we approach one year since China announced its first set of waste restrictions, the recycling landscape has changed dramatically — from stringent contamination standards, to volatile prices, to new markets. This SWANA webinar, taking place on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 1:45 PM ET will explore the state of North American recycling and what SWANA is doing to help municipal officials and others respond to this growing challenge.
Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Excellence Awards, featuring prominent programs and facilities in 13 different categories in a range of solid waste industry areas. Award winners represent the most innovative and dynamic organizations throughout North America as judged by their peers, and SWANA is proud to recognize their accomplishments.