2018 MWA Fall Workshop
Best Western Inn and Conference Centre, Cobourg October 3, 2018

Speaker presentations (warning…some of these files are huge!)

Morning Sessions: Time for Textiles:

Laurie Westaway, Wasteaway: City of Peterborough Textile Bench Marking Study PDF

Christopher Pyke, City of Mississauga: Textile Drop-Off: Special Events and Public Space Bins PDF

Lucy McGovern, Region of Niagara: Textile Recovery in Multi-Residential Properties PDF

Kate Simpson, City of Stratford: Textile Recovery Curbside Collection and Waste Management Drop off Bins PDF

Phil Zigby, City of Guelph: The Recycling Markets October 2018 Update PDF

Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Gary Lewis, Walmart Canada: Food Waste, or Wasted Food: No Single Solution PDF

Afternoon Sessions: Focus on Food Waste:

Addressing Household Food Waste in Canada Panel Presentations: 

Bruce McAdams, University of Guelph: Food Waste Assessments in Long-Term Care Facilities minimized PDF file

Julie Hordowick, Region of York: Overview of the Ontario Food Collaborative (OFC) PDF