Ready to Report: Webinars and Resources

We are helping ensure stewards are ready to report their annual packaging and paper data in the WeRecycle Portal by the May 31 deadline. Stewardship Ontario Reporting Following consultation with stakeholders, a recommendation has been submitted to the Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority (RPRA) to proceed with the proposed Simplified Approach for fee setting. More … Continued

CSSA News and Updates – December 2021

Thank you and holiday hours Thank you for your continued partnership and support during a challenging 2021 and our best wishes for a safe and prosperous New Year. Please be advised that offices will close at 1 p.m. regional time on December 24 and December 31, and will be closed for the statutory holidays. Staff … Continued

2021 Annual Steward Meeting — Report to Stewards Now Available

Stewards are reminded the 2021 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) is being held on Wednesday, October 27, and will be webcast via Zoom. Please register using the link below. The Report to Stewards, which includes packaging and paper recycling program information along with 2022 budgets and fees for Recycle BC, MMSW, MMSM and Stewardship Ontario, can … Continued

Canada Plastics Pact launches Roadmap for creating packaging circular economy

  The CPP recently released an ambitious vision and collaborative actions for a circular economy for plastics packaging in Canada with the launch of its Roadmap to 2025: A Shared Action Plan to Build a Circular Economy for Plastics Packaging. The Roadmap is the result of a process involving 70+ leading brands, retailers, recyclers, resin … Continued

CSSA News and Updates – October 2021

October 27 Annual Steward Meeting – register now The 2021 Annual Steward Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 27 at 1 p.m. ET. The meeting will be held via Zoom. The Report to Stewards that includes 2022 fee rates will be distributed in advance. Click here to register. MCD implementation for 2022 fees Stewards are … Continued

2021 Annual Steward Meeting

The 2021 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) is being held on Wednesday, October 27, and will be webcast via Zoom. Please register using the link below. The ASM will review 2022 budgets and fees for Recycle BC, MMSW, MMSM and Stewardship Ontario and provide updates on packaging and paper recycling program performance. The Report to Stewards … Continued

GFL Announces the Formation of the Resource Recovery Alliance and the Definitive Agreement to Acquire Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance

July 6, 2021 – GFL Environmental Inc. (“GFL”) announced today that it has formed the Resource Recovery Alliance (“RRA”) in response to the Government of Ontario’s extended producer responsibility regulation requiring product and packaging producers (“producers”) to operate and fully finance Ontario’s Blue Box program. RRA will become a producer responsibility organization (“PRO”) under the new legislation and … Continued

CSSA Special Edition News – 2020 Annual Reports

On behalf of our program partners, CSSA is pleased to share the recently published 2020 Annual Reports. The reports showcase each program’s performance, financials, recycling initiatives and accomplishments over the past year. Thank you to all our stakeholders for your continued support and particularly your commitment to ensuring the ongoing delivery of recycling services throughout … Continued

CSSA News and Updates – June 2021

Reporting deadline reminder Packaging and paper stewards are reminded that 2021 reports of 2020 data were due to be submitted to the WeRecycle Portal by May 31, 2021. Thank you to all who have submitted their reports. A wide range of tools and information to assist reporting, including the Ready to Report Webinars, are available … Continued

CSSA News and Updates – March 2021

Ready to Report webinars and resources Nearly 400 stewards participated in recent reporting webinars to help them prepare to submit packaging and paper data in the WeRecycle Portal by the May 31 deadline. Webinar replays, presentations, questions and answers, and other information for new and experienced stewards are available on the 2021 Reporting Resources webpage. … Continued