Paper recycling and organics collection represent almost 70% of Canada’s waste diversion efforts
PPEC’s John Mullinder provides insight on Canada’s growing paper recycling and waste diversion success.
Paper recycling continues to dominate Canada’s waste diversion efforts, representing almost 40% of total material diversion in 2014, according to the latest data from Statistics Canada. Organics followed at 30 per cent. The next largest categories, on a weight basis, were metals and construction, renovation, and demolition materials.
The biggest change in tonnage terms since 2002 has been the big increase in organic . . . Read the rest HERE.