The District of West Vancouver is looking for student filmmakers and environmentalists to participate in the second annual Student Video Contest. This year’s theme: OUR WASTE. OUR RESPONSIBILITY. First place prize is $750!
We’ve just opened registration for our Spring 2017 training events. Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO) in Vancouver, Hazardous Household Waste Training Session (HHW) in Victoria, and a special multi-topic training session and Landfill Operations certificate course in Whitehorse, YK.
NAOSH (North America Occupational Safety and Health) Week is May 7-13, 2017 – a week to promote health and safety in the workplace. Download the safety sheets (“5 to Stay Alive: Safety tips for Landfill Employees” and “5 to Stay Alive: Safety tips for Collection Employees”), and find out more at naosh.ca
February 17, 2017 Arbutus Ridge Golf Club Cobble Hill, BC Food waste is a big issue, affecting multiple stakeholders in various sectors of our government and economy. The scope of the issue continues to raise red flags at the federal, provincial and local government level. Whether you are a food-waste generator, organics-recycling professional, or a waste management practitioner, the solutions for reducing food waste and increasing recovery is a very broad issue.