A study designed to quantify the extent to which tagging and leaving behind contaminated carts minimizes residue rates and lowers blue box costs. A cost benefit analysis will be completed. If the approach proves to be a practice that helps to minimize contamination, a better practice guide will be developed.
|Documents||Final Report: Curbside Recycling Contamination Bin Inspections|
|Blog Post||September 1, 2017: Reducing Costs by Integrating Residents into Your Blue Box Service Delivery Model|
|Categories||Centre of Excellence | Contamination ||