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Waste Prevention: Environmental and Economic Benefits for Canada, LinkWaste Prevention: Environmental and Economic Benefits for Canada <div class="ExternalClassB9B55FB4B41541168632B8354A205160"><p>Recently released report articulates the environmental, social and economic benefits of implementing waste prevention interventions in six key sectors of the Canadian economy. </p><br></div>, PicWaste Prevention
A Food Loss and Waste Strategy for Canada, Food Loss and Waste Strategy for Canada<div class="ExternalClassF18A5D3CEE3645D39491F06E1D4A8797"><p>The fight against food loss and waste calls for a systems approach to change that combines policy and practice. This strategy sets a framework for Canada to cut food loss and waste in half by 2030. </p><br></div>, ThumbFood Waste
Canada Plastics Pact, Web pageCanada Plastics Pact<div class="ExternalClassF4182A93B71F4356A2924783BE1E7E88">​The Canada Plastics Pact brings together businesses, policymakers, and NGOs, that will unite through their shared ambition, combined expertise, collaboration and cooperation, to create national solutions to address plastic packaging waste.<p></p></div>, Thumbnail
Zero Waste Conference 2021, http://www.zwc.caZero Waste Conference 2021<div class="ExternalClassCB35D9143E7D47EC9AD5EA446FB46862"><p> This Oct 28, hear thought leaders and innovators from around the globe share their experiences in mobilizing for success in the circular economy.<br></p></div>,
Circular Cities: A Scan of Global Approaches, Cities: A Scan of Global Approaches <div class="ExternalClass5302346F692A4127937DEF3924E5863E"><p>​​Learn how Rotterdam, Paris, Brussels and Glasgow have embraced the concept of circularity to advance prosperity while addressing resource scarcity and their own environmental impact. What can Canadian cities learn?</p></div>, Economy
Less Food Loss & Waste, Less Packaging Waste, Food Loss & Waste, Less Packaging Waste <div class="ExternalClass187C3FCAF9FC442894A33202CB8270FE"><p>In fall 2020, the NZWC and project collaborators hosted three national forums that explored solutions to reducing waste at the intersection of food and packaging. <br></p></div>, waste
Building Deconstruction Capacity in BC, Deconstruction Capacity in BC<div class="ExternalClassDE796C2E575C47A9BC7507E028689201"><p>Deconstruction is an emerging practice that presents new opportunities within a carbon neutral circular economy. During this webinar you will hear from businesses working in deconstruction and how it's benefiting cities.</p></div>, & Demolition
Canadian Circular Cities and Regions Initiative, Web pageCanadian Circular Cities and Regions Initiative<div class="ExternalClassD7003A3136DB4F7B9297719D7E054FEB"><p>The Canadian Circular Cities and Regions Initiative will advance circular economy knowledge and capacity among the Canadian local government sector.<br></p></div>, ThumbnailCircular Economy


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Preventing Waste at its Source Could Profoundly Benefit Canada's Environment and Economy: Report Waste at its Source Could Profoundly Benefit Canada's Environment and Economy: Report<div class="ExternalClass557575BD930647C89153364AA121FB99"><p>Implementing waste prevention strategies in a handful of Canadian sectors could create tens of thousands of jobs and billions in revenue, while significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions and waste each year, according to a new report released today by the National Zero Waste Council.<br></p></div>2021-03-10T08:00:00Z,
"Everyone at the Table": Minister Bibeau announces members of the Canadian Food Policy Advisory Council"Everyone at the Table": Minister Bibeau announces members of the Canadian Food Policy Advisory Council <div class="ExternalClass78E7F7B464164C22B92EDFA0473D7A53"><p>Today, the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced the membership of the Canadian Food Policy Advisory Council, a central component of the Food Policy for Canada.<br></p></div>2021-02-19T08:00:00Z,
Canada Plastics Pact Launches to Tackle Plastics Pollution with Innovative Solutions Plastics Pact Launches to Tackle Plastics Pollution with Innovative Solutions <div class="ExternalClass7F4B7D77108C4C71919107678A54D913"><p>Today, Canada’s relationship to plastic waste fundamentally changed: the Canada Plastics Pact launched to end plastic waste and pollution. The Pact brings together key players to collectively work towards ambitious 2025 goals that they could never achieve on their own.</p></div>2021-01-27T08:00:00Z, Webpate
PAC Launches PIP360 Packaging Innovation Pathway Circularity Benchmarking Tool Launches PIP360 Packaging Innovation Pathway Circularity Benchmarking Tool<div class="ExternalClass166FE64E64D94C06B240B5461AD069F6"><p>​PAC Packaging Consortium announces the launch of the Packaging Innovation Pathway to Circularity (PIP360) Benchmarking tool to support industry needs. The PIP360 tool and database have been developed in collaboration with more than 30 industry stakeholders.<br></p></div>2021-01-21T08:00:00Z,


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Ville de Gatineau de Gatineau
Tru Earth Earth
604 Trash It Trash It
Alberta Food Processors Association Food Processors Association
Bank & Vogue & Vogue
Bast Fibre Technologies Fibre Technologies
BC Bottle & Recycling Depot Association Bottle & Recycling Depot Association
British Columbia Ministry of Environment Columbia Ministry of Environment
BC Ready-Mixed Concrete Association Ready-Mixed Concrete Association
Bokashi Living Living
Brantwood consulting consulting
Brewers Recycled Container Collection Council Recycled Container Collection Council
City of Calgary of Calgary
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters Manufacturers & Exporters
Carton Council Council
Catalyst Agri-Innovation Society Agri-Innovation Society
CHEP Canada Canada
CIAL Group Group
Circular Supply Chains Inc. Supply Chains Inc.
City of Edmonton of Edmonton
City of Toronto of Toronto
City of Burnaby of Burnaby
City of North Vancouver of North Vancouver
City of Richmond of Richmond
City of Saskatoon of Saskatoon
City of Vancouver of Vancouver
City of Port Coquitlam of Port Coquitlam
Clean Foundation Foundation
CMHC Granville Island Granville Island
Town of Cochrane of Cochrane
Communauté métropolitaine de Montréalé métropolitaine de Montréal
Canadian Plastics Industry Association Plastics Industry Association
Dan's Legacy's Legacy
Delphi Group Group
Diabetes Canada Canada

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