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Charities and businesses to benefit from new donation bin by-law

City diverts waste from landfill by re-donating items Guelph, ON, July 7, 2015 – On Thursday, July 9, the City of Guelph will begin removing non-compliant donation bins within Guelph but the donated contents will not go to waste. Local charities and businesses who have applied for a donation bin business licence will be invited to join City staff as the non-compliant bins are removed throughout July. Charities and businesses will be able to recover community-donated items before they are sent to the City’s waste facility. While charities and business owners will be required to pay for the business licence, the licence requirement should reduce the number of donation bins in Guelph and in turn increase the donations for registered charities and businesses. The City… Continue reading Charities and businesses to benefit from new donation bin by-law