The CN Tower Lights up for Waste Reduction Week

Waste Reduction Week in Canada: Oct. 16 - 22, 2017

Waste Reduction Week in Canada is a national environmental campaign that builds awareness around issues of sustainable and responsible consumption, encourages choice for more environmentally responsible products/services, and promotes actions that divert more waste from disposal and conserve natural resources. Read more

New for 2017 - Theme Days


Getting Involved with Waste Reduction Week

        

Upcoming Events

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For the second year, the CN Tower will light up blue and green to kick-off Waste Reduction Week in Canada 2017.
Education & Outreach Event
Enjoy a litter-less lunch during Waste Reduction Week Canada and gain insights into the future of blue box, textiles...
Education & Outreach Event
The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, presented by Loblaw Companies Limited is a national conservation initiative of...
Swap, Share, Repair Event
Did you know that Canadians throw away 37kg of clothing that is still useable every year? Let’s extend the useful life...
Collection/Donation Event
Partners in Project Green is organizing a Recycling Collection Drive, where businesses and municipalities run...
Education & Outreach Event
My grade 1 class of 18 students wrote a letter to the Mayor of Niagara Falls. We asked Mayor Diodati if he could light...
Swap, Share, Repair Event
A great way to reduce, reuse and recycling this Waste Reduction Week is to participate in the town’s Halloween Costume...
Education & Outreach Event
The theme for this year's professional development day event for educators is Conservation and the Accredited Zoo....

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