National Zero Waste Council

Canada united in the achievement of zero waste, now and for future generations

Bringing together organizations to advance waste prevention in Canada.

The National Zero Waste Council has united, among others, six of Canada’s largest metropolitan regions – Metro Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Edmonton – with key business and government leaders, academia and non-profit organizations in a call for national action and systems change to address waste generation.


 

 

Circular Cities Webinar – Hear the Recording Circular Cities Webinar – Hear the Recording <div class="ExternalClassA836C54973FC4CEBA01782FE4EB42DE1"><p>​The first in a two-part series on circular cities was held March 14 and featured Jacqueline Cramer, Professor of Sustainable Innovation at Utrecht University. View the presentation and hear the recording. </p> </div>http://www.nzwc.ca/events/circular-cities-amsterdam/Pages/default.aspx, Circular Citieshttp://www.nzwc.ca/FeaturedImages/Amsterdam.jpg, Amsterdam
Q&A on the Business Case for Zero-Waste DesignQ&A on the Business Case for Zero-Waste Design<div class="ExternalClassBF79841CE73B4356A0E87C2D09F1F7E7">Answers to questions posed to presenters Munu Hicken- Gaberria (Live For Tomorrow) and Geoff Christou (Our Paper Life, pictured) during popular Council webinar of Nov.2017.</div>http://www.nzwc.ca/focus/design/Documents/QA-BusinessCaseZero-WasteDesign-Nov2017.pdf, Q&A on the Business Case for Zero-Waste Designhttp://www.nzwc.ca/FeaturedImages/GeoffChristou.JPG, Geoff Christou
National Food Waste Reduction StrategyNational Food Waste Reduction Strategy<div class="ExternalClass5C5399A73FF6454F858CA924CF027F22"><p>​Are you actively engaged in food waste prevention and reduction? Check out the Council’s recently released, National Food Waste Reduction Strategy and provide your feedback in an online survey. Other engagement events and webinars are also being planned for March – June. </p></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/focus/food/national-food-waste-strategy, National Food Waste Reduction Strategyhttp://www.nzwc.ca/FeaturedImages/NationlaFWRS-v2.JPG, National Food Waste Reducation Strategy
Circular Economy Business ToolkitCircular Economy Business Toolkit<div class="ExternalClass74C409E13734488180BE5DBF19EC5594"><p> This Toolkit, now available in French and English, focuses on business strategy, design innovation and stakeholder engagement to provide a how-to guide for companies, large and small, to future-proof their firms in the circular economy—and reap the dividends. </p> </div>http://www.nzwc.ca/focus/circular-economy/toolkit/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.nzwc.ca/focus/circular-economy/toolkit/Pages/default.aspxhttp://www.nzwc.ca/FeaturedImages/Circular-Economy-Business-Toolkit_Cover.jpg, http://www.nzwc.ca/FeaturedImages/Circular-Economy-Business-Toolkit_Cover.jpg

News and Events

 

 

Stakeholder Engagement WebinarStakeholder Engagement Webinar<div class="ExternalClass7C0FACF35C77462899569B94027B7E0F"><p>​Hear about, and provide your feedback on, the Council's <em>National Food Waste Reduction Strategy</em></p></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/focus/food/national-food-waste-strategy/Pages/default.aspx#webinar, National Food Waste Reduction Strategy Webinar2017-04-25T07:00:00Z
Provision Coalition partners with NZWC on Food Loss and WasteProvision Coalition partners with NZWC on Food Loss and Waste<div class="ExternalClass000D13111B1C4FC9BD39263561AF2516"><p>Canadian food and beverage sector meet to exchange food loss + waste reduction ideas and the Council presents on its National Food Waste Reduction Strategy. </p></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/Documents/FoodWasteApril12NRdraftdropta-gf2statement.pdf?Web=1, Provision Coalition partners with NZWC on Food Loss and Waste2017-04-12T07:00:00Z
Three Canadian Companies Recognized for Outstanding Zero Waste Product DesignThree Canadian Companies Recognized for Outstanding Zero Waste Product Design<div class="ExternalClass637A2B2C00F94A58B320D285B8774F8D"><p>Announcing the addition of three companies – Lush Handmade Cosmetics, Shaw Industries Incorporated and Club Coffee – to an esteemed design portfolio that celebrates businesses on the forefront of Canada's circular economy and zero waste movements.</p></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/additional-info/media/Documents/03-31-2017-ThreeCanadianCompaniesRecognizedOutstandingZeroWasteProductDesign.pdf, Three Canadian Companies Recognized for Outstanding Zero Waste Product Design2017-03-31T07:00:00Z
Accelerating Circular Business Innovation in Canada Accelerating Circular Business Innovation in Canada <div class="ExternalClassD86B0ECFE9F34A5D8A79CD686C40EF83">​Council Hosts Business Leadership Panel at Americana 2017 in Montreal <br><br></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/events/accelerating-circular-business-innovation/Pages/default.aspx, Accelerating Circular Business Innovation in Canada 2017-03-22T07:00:00Z
New Management Board announcedNew Management Board announced<div class="ExternalClass6298E079FF0242EB8A6FFAB358D3A558"><p>​This news release lists the full, and richly diverse, membership of the National Zero Waste Council Board for 2017.</p></div>http://www.nzwc.ca/additional-info/media/Documents/MediaRlease-2017NZWCBoardMembers.pdf, News Release2016-11-04T07:00:00Z

 

 

Industrial Revolution 4.0: NZWC Workshop at GLOBE 2016 Conferencehttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Circular Economy/21Industrial Revolution 4.0: NZWC Workshop at GLOBE 2016 Conference2016-03-04T08:00:00ZBrightcove4790451277001
New food waste videohttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Food/22New food waste video2017-01-16T08:00:00ZBrightcove5273324439001
Food Waste Campaignhttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Food/4https://www.youtube.com/embed/xhLINfHtMOk, https://www.youtube.com/embed/xhLINfHtMOkFood Waste Campaign2015-09-29T07:00:00ZYouTube
By design: waste prevention and textiles Webinarhttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Webinar/5http://meet66017093.adobeconnect.com/p3ppcn40y7j/, http://meet66017093.adobeconnect.com/p3ppcn40y7j/By design: waste prevention and textiles Webinar2016-07-07T07:00:00ZAdobeConnect
About Ushttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Circular Economy/1About Us2016-06-28T07:00:00ZBrightcove4507124361001
The Business Case for Zero Waste Design Webinarhttp://www.nzwc.ca/videos/Webinar/19https://meet66017093.adobeconnect.com/_a1125030597/p96frxqnecb/, https://meet66017093.adobeconnect.com/_a1125030597/p96frxqnecb/The Business Case for Zero Waste Design Webinar2016-11-22T08:00:00ZAdobeConnect

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