Waste Reduction Week 2018 in Review

Thank you, Canada for joining us in celebrating the 17th annual Waste Reduction Week in Canada campaign. We’re proud to share with you that 2018 was our most engaging year yet! Check out all the great initiatives and events that happened across Canada this Waste Reduction Week:

2019 Themes

Getting involved with Waste Reduction Week



Resources for a Waste-Free Holiday Season!

Christmas decorating tips  Gift wrapping tips

 Holiday food waste tips  Holiday gift wrapping tips

Waste Reduction Week in the News

Students at West Ferris Secondary School have been busy t

On Plastics Thursday of #WasteReductionWeek, CTV News at

Takeout is a great way to skip cooking and the dishes.

Popular Resources

Clothing swaps are a fun activity for encouraging reuse and extending the useful life of your clothes and...

Canada’s one-stop resource for taking action on plastic waste - Coming April 2019...

We celebrate the champions and innovators who are disrupting traditional business models to embrace waste reduction...

In the spirit of promoting rewear and reuse, we have partnered with Value Village® to challenge all Ontario and...

In March 2018 RCO co-hosted a workshop with Toronto to demonstrate how procurement links with the circular economy...

Back to school doesn't have to mean overconsumption and spending lots of money.

Now is the most exhilarating time to be an innovator.

Canadians generate a lot of waste.


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