TITLE

Ontario recycling rate announced

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Resource Recycling;May2008, Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on municipal recycling data released by the WDO (Waste Diversion Ontario). The report showed that municipal diversion province-wide is barely progressing, as the province's thirty eight percent recycling rates below the sixty percent goal established in 2003. WDO officials argued that the reason for the lack in increased diversion can be pinpointed to the province's present curbside collection system. The curbside collection systems recovers many kinds of wastes such as plastics, paper fibers and metals.
ACCESSION #
32522375

 

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