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News and Updates – October 2018

September 27, 2018 12:16 pm

Annual Steward Meeting Webcast: October 24 Registration is open for the 2018 Annual Steward Meeting taking place on Wednesday, October 24 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern. Learn about program performance along with next year’s program budgets and material fee rates. The meeting will be held via webcast. Click here to register.... Read More

Material Cost Differentiation (MCD) Project Update (September 2018)

September 27, 2018 8:00 am

The MCD Project is well into its second phase – the Pilot test phase. In preparation, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS) has been designing the procedures for measuring the impacts of material characteristics such as density, size, form and ease of compaction on the MCD conceptual system. The pilot tests are... Read More

2018 Annual Steward Meeting: Register Now

September 10, 2018 12:33 pm

The 2018 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) on Wednesday, October 24, will be an online experience for all. Following a review of attendance trends and steward input, this year’s event will be webcast only and supported by an enhanced web experience. The ASM, hosted by CSSA on behalf of the stewardship... Read More

Special Edition News & Updates: 2017 Annual Reports

July 4, 2018 1:34 pm

2017 Annual Reports CSSA is pleased to share with you the recently published 2017 annual reports for Recycle BC, Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW), Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba (MMSM), Stewardship Ontario and Automotive Materials Stewardship (AMS). The reports showcase each program’s performance, financials, new recycling initiatives and accomplishments over the last year.... Read More

Why Canada must push for a G7 plastics charter

June 4, 2018 8:21 am

As featured in The Globe and Mail on June 3, 2018. By John Coyne John Coyne is vice-president, legal and external affairs at Unilever Canada and executive board chair of Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance (CSSA). The federal government will advocate for a “plastics charter” at this week’s G7 summit in... Read More

News and Updates – May 2018

May 29, 2018 11:55 am

Reporting Deadline: May 31, 2018 Thank you to stewards who have submitted their annual packaging and printed paper reports. If you haven’t yet submitted your report, please do so as soon as possible on the WeRecycle Portal. The reporting deadline is Thursday, May 31, 2018. A reminder that reporting information... Read More

Material Cost Differentiation (MCD) Project Update (May 2018)

May 28, 2018 2:55 pm

The MCD Project is progressing. Phase 1 of the project is completed and Phase 2 has commenced. Phase 1 required Resource Recycling Solutions (RRS) to identify the material characteristics that impact the cost of recycling activities; recommend system boundaries (where the system starts and stops); and propose a design for... Read More

News and Updates – March 2018

March 22, 2018 11:13 am

Reporting Webinars, Resources and Deadline Thanks to those stewards who participated in the Ready to Report webinars on February 28 and March 1. All webinar materials, including question and answer summaries, are available on the 2018 Reporting Resources webpage. The page also includes a wide range of materials to assist in preparing... Read More

Ready to Report Webinars

January 29, 2018 10:38 am

Ready to Report Webinars Resources available for preparing your 2018 Steward Report CSSA has launched two important initiatives in response to steward input to help stewards prepare their packaging and printed paper (PPP) annual reports for submission by May 31. Reporting webinars were held on February 28 and March 1 – the... Read More

News and Updates – December 2017

December 20, 2017 10:31 am

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Hours Season’s Greetings from all of us! Thank you for your continued partnership and support during 2017! We all wish you a safe and prosperous New Year. Please be advised of the hours of operation applicable to the CSSA office during the holiday season: December... Read More