Recyclable Material Cost Allocation Study

Projects Description

A three-phase study to develop a standardized methodology for evaluating the impact(s) of adding and/or removing materials to/from individual Blue Box programs.  Phase 1 will result in the development of a set of allocation principles through broad public input. Phase 2 will result in a model based on the allocation principles established in the first step. Phase 3 will test the veracity of the principles and the model.  Once finished, the model will be available for public use.

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Categories Centre of Excellence | Material Separation | Models |



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Project # 924
Proponent Hamilton, City of
CIF Funding
Date Approved October 7, 2015
Date Completed February 15, 2019