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Keeping Blue Box funding flowing

by Michael Scott   On April 16, the WDO Board made important decisions to ensure Blue Box funding continues to flow to municipalities while the 2015 steward financial obligation is being determined.   Stewards are the brand owners, first importers or franchisors of the products and packaging materials that are collected through the Blue Box Program. The ‘obligation’ is the financial amount the…
Posted by WDO Admin on Apr 21, 2015

WDO heading back on the road for Spring Listen & Learn Meetings

Author Julie Kwiecinski As winter nears a welcome end, WDO’s CEO Michael Scott is preparing to meet with municipal waste management employees across Ontario. The planning for this year’s first stop is underway. On February 24th a meeting will be held with The Town of the Blue Mountains, County of Simcoe, Township of Chatsworth, Township of Georgian Bluffs, and the Municipality of Grey Highlands.…
Posted by WDO Admin on Feb 20, 2015

WDO talks tires at U.S. meeting

By Carmelina Macario, Oversight Analyst, Used Tires Program   Ontarians have been playing their part in diverting tires from ditches, waterways and landfills to our many tire recycling plants. Since Ontario’s Used Tires Program began in September 2009, over 70 million tires have been collected, including about 1.6 million tires from historic stockpiles. We’ve been able to track this success…
Posted by WDO Admin on Jan 28, 2015
May 11, 2015

Municipal InKind Advertising Update – May 11, 2015

The 2014 and 2015 InKind Linage spreadsheets have been updated and are available…
May 1, 2015

April 30 2015 WDO CEO Conference Call Replay

Please see below to access the audio recording of the April 30 CEO Update call. …
Apr 28, 2015

OTR Tire Review Update

To view the OTR Tire Review Update, please click here.

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