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A committee of city council has approved a two-year public engagement project on waste reduction in the city.
London is well off new provincial targets for waste diversion. 194 more words
Recycling is good for everyone – it lowers the cost to residents for garbage pickup, as waste is diverted from landfill, helps keep our taxes lower, since the City doesn’t need to find additional landfill site, and benefits the planet! 393 more words
Recycling materials such as plastic and paper can dramatically reduce energy use and carbon emissions.
In order to create plastic bottles and cardboard boxes, manufacturers need to extract the raw material and then the material is processed and molded through a manufacturing line to create the final product. 184 more words
Calgarians are being given a break on their upcoming green cart fees.
City council members voted unanimously on Tuesday to waive a $6.50 monthly fee that homeowners will have to pay when the composting program is introduced in January 2017. 189 more words