Centre of Excellence

#1043 Ottawa: Collection and Diversion Options Analysis

This project seeks to develop an integrated curbside waste collection model for the consideration of future collection service options for the City of Ottawa in light of the transition to 100% EPR of the Blue Box program. Project # 1043 Proponent City of Ottawa CIF Funding Documents Integrated Curbside Waste Collection Model Development: Technical Memorandum Synopsis Collection...

#1046 Stratford: RFP Development: Technical Support for Transition to Full EPR

The City of Stratford will be releasing a Request for Proposals in the summer of 2018 for comprehensive recycling services (collection and processing of recyclables). This project seeks to include clauses and procedures that will guide the purchasing process and eventual contractual agreement under transition to full producer responsibility...

#872 Multi-Residential Audits in Toronto

A series of seasonal waste audits to understand current behaviour in multi-residential buildings and monitor/measure the effectiveness of selected multi-residential P&E campaigns and targeted training for selected building superintendents. In this two-part project, the City of Toronto delivers a comprehensive series of waste composition studies to better understand its MR...

#617.5 Multi-Residential Best Practices

The City of Cornwall has 200 multi-res buildings.  Cornwall will implement multi-res best practices including:  complete site visits, update database, increase recycling cart capacity, develop and deliver new P&E materials. Alongside the implementation of standard best practices (creating and maintaining a database, benchmarking and monitoring, improving bin capacity, and providing...

#748 Clear Bag Implementation Toolkit: The Ontario Experience

The intent of this initiative is to deliver a comprehensive tool designed to provide municipal councilors and staff with key information, case studies and an implementation road map prior to approval of a clear bag program. Project # 748 Proponent CIF Funding Documents Final Report: Clear Bag Garbage Program Implementation Toolkit: A municipal step-by-step guide