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Residents identify potential waste reduction improvements for Guelph

Guelph, On, December 4, 2013 – Improving waste reduction at businesses and multi-residential properties were identified by residents as top priorities for the City to improve its waste management practices. This is according to the results of a recent survey conducted as part of the Solid Waste Management Master Plan (SWMMP) Review. Investigating alternative waste disposal options, improving recycling in public spaces, and establishing a reuse centre at the public drop-off are other areas residents feel the City should focus on. While the majority of residents strongly agree the City should help multi-residential properties and businesses identify waste reduction solutions, they do not support a property tax increase to fund programs designed to increase waste diversion. The SWMMP Review survey polled residents to gauge attitudes… Continue reading Residents identify potential waste reduction improvements for Guelph