by Julie Kwiecinski, Communications Advisor, WDO
On February 28, WDO hosted the OTR Tires 101 Webinar to begin its review of the OTR component of the Used Tires Program. CEO Michael Scott opened the webinar with remarks that set the stage for the webinar and the entire review.
Scott explained that OTR tires are used by small- and medium-sized businesses on such vehicles as forklifts and by…
WDO Presents First Ron Lance Memorial Award to Guelph
(Photo courtesy of City of Guelph)
by Julie Kwiecinski
On February 24, CEO Michael Scott (left) presented the inaugural Ron Lance Memorial Award to the City of Guelph, represented by Mayor Karen Farbridge and Dean Wyman, General Manager, Solid Waste Resources Department. Oversight Analyst…
Good to have a Green Bin
by Michael Scott
Statistics recently provided to Waste Diversion Ontario by municipalities across the province show that local initiatives to keep organic materials out of landfill – particularly food waste or “Green Bin” programs – are definitely helping to increase residential waste diversion rates.
Organic waste includes yard waste (e.g., grass clippings and…