Centre of Excellence

August 2, 2014

Algonquin Highlands Depot Audit

A waste composition study was undertaken at Algonquin Highland’s four, two stream recycling depots to obtain baseline data on the composition and contamination of the township’s Blue Box waste stream in anticipation of development of a new collection and processing tender. The project demonstrated that historical assumptions about the...

June 17, 2012

Material Audit Guide

A waste composition audit guide was developed at the request of a small rural community. This guide is intended to assist small municipalities in completion of a curbside waste audits using internal staff resources. Documents Guide: Curbside Waste Audits: Considerations for Small Communities Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Composition Studies |...

April 17, 2012

Curbside Single-Family Audits, MRF Commodity Bale & Residue Audits and MRF Composite Paper Packaging (CPP) Observations

In the spring of 2012 the KRC secured funds from SO to co-fund a series of 4 season curbside single-family waste composition audits in cooperation with selected municipalities. The project also included funding from SO to complete a series of MRF bale and residue audits and analysis of composite...

July 20, 2020

IPR Transition Financial Planning Model Training Course

The CIF is offering a training session on the IPR Transition Financial Planning Model (See Project #1115/1116). Training will provide an overview of inputs for the model and outline the utility of outputs with respect to future cost considerations. The model aims to identify the financial implications of transitioning...

December 13, 2012

Contract Management Course

This project involves development and delivery of a one day course on contract management for municipal staff dealing with contracts. The course is an abridged version of the 2 day contract management course developed under the E&E fund and was consolidated based on feedback received from municipal staff. The...

June 1, 2018

RFP and Contract Support

This project involved providing municipalities with support to develop RFPs and contracts with the potential for transition to IPR in mind and assisting those dealing with contract management issues resulting from current market conditions. Documents Synopsis Blog Post Related Projects Categories Centre of Excellence | Contracts | Procurement |