Open Space

Projects Description

Extension of Nestle Waters and City of Sarnia pilot.

Installation of public space bins at 3 parks and 3 arenas and 8 convenience stores focusing on beverage container recycling. Baseline and post waste audits conducted. Public awareness campaign implemented resulting in beverage container recovery rates of average 75% at parks, 73% at arenas and 84% at convenience stores. Deals with contamination rates. Describes bin selection process.


Documents Final Report: City of Sarnia Public Spaces Recycling Pilot Project
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More Information
Project # 152
Proponent CIF
CIF Funding $25,000
Date Approved March 11, 2009
Date Completed June 30, 2010