We Champion Zero Waste. From feedback on reports and releases by the government, to resources and presentations for various organizations, our recent projects are listed below for review.
BC Recycling Regulation Intentions Paper
The Province of BC put out an intentions paper Recycling-Regulation-Intentions-Paper_2020-09-14) for which Zero Waste BC partnered with Zero Waste Canada to provide feedback:
Waste-to-Energy OC Authorization
Feedback in collaboration with Zero Waste Canada:
Metro Van Climate Discussion Paper
Metro Vancouver Climate discussion paper published the paper in Dec 2019. Our feedback in partnership with Zero Waste Canada: Feedback on Metro Vancouver’s Waste Management-Discussion paper to support Climate 2050 and the Clean Air Plan
Tire Stewardship BC -draft program plan
This longstanding program has a draft program plan to which ZWBC submitted feedback to strengthen the program. ZWBC advocates for a broader collection network with no barriers (such as fees or requirements to purchase new tires) as well as caution around use of tires for mulch and playgrounds.
Regional District of Central Kootenay Draft Solid Waste Management Plan
The Brewers Recycled Container Collection Council -draft plan for packaging
While the Brewers have a separate program plan for the beverage containers, they are required to develop a program plan for all of the additional packaging which is in draft here. ZWBC submitted feedback on this plan.