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Final Changes to 2018 Membership Agreements, Rules and Policies

December 15, 2017 3:52 pm

The proposed changes to Membership Agreements, Rules and Policies were shared with stewards in October 2017 – the programs thank the many stewards that participated in webinars and provided submissions during the consultation period. After considering steward feedback, the program boards determined that most of the proposed changes will take... Read More

Material Cost Differentiation Project – Resource Recycling Systems, Inc. (RRS) is on board!

December 13, 2017 9:00 am

CSSA is pleased to announce that RRS has been awarded the first contract to provide expert consulting support to the Material Cost Differentiation (MCD) project. The launch of the MCD project was announced to the steward community in October of 2016 as a necessary next step to the fee setting... Read More

Membership Agreements, Rules and Policies Update

November 13, 2017 6:38 am

Thanks to all stewards who participated in the recent webinars and submitted questions/feedback on proposed changes to Membership Agreements, Rules and Policies. The Questions and Answers from the webinars have been posted to the CSSA website and responses to submitted questions are being prepared. All documents, along with webinar presentations... Read More

Materials & Feedback Request from the 2017 Annual Steward Meeting

November 1, 2017 1:24 pm

Thank you to stewards who joined us at the 2017 Annual Steward Meeting! We hope you found the meeting informative and useful. Below are links to the materials from the meeting. Materials Report to Stewards (also known as the Pre-read) Webinar Presentations Q&A Feedback and Consultation Stewards are invited to submit... Read More

Annual Steward Meeting – Reminder and Report Available

October 24, 2017 3:53 pm

Stewards are reminded that the 2017 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) is being held next week. Registration and agenda information are below. The Report to Stewards (also known as the Pre-read), which includes packaging and paper recycling program information along with 2018 budgets and fees for MMSM, MMSW, Recycle BC and Stewardship Ontario, can... Read More

News and Updates – October 2017

October 10, 2017 12:00 pm

Steward Satisfaction Survey A recent steward survey measuring satisfaction levels related to services provided by CSSA (i.e. call centre queries, reporting and invoicing support) shows a high level of satisfaction and provides support for continued harmonization and simplified reporting initiatives. Details on the survey results are available here. October events Webinar:... Read More

2017 Annual Steward Meeting: Register Now

September 21, 2017 2:40 pm

As expectations grow for businesses to contribute more toward building a circular economy, the 2017 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) will help stewards better understand and prepare for the future of stewardship and recycling. The ASM, held on behalf of CSSA partner stewardship programs, will include a keynote by Ontario’s Environmental... Read More

Register for October Events: Steward Consultations and Annual Meeting

September 19, 2017 9:06 am

October will be a busy month for the steward community, with three scheduled events that will provide important information about stewardship programs. Stewards are invited to participate in: a webinar about proposed program Rules and Membership Agreement updates a meeting to discuss Stewardship Ontario’s development of an amended Blue Box... Read More

CSSA Request for Expressions of Interest for a Material Cost Differentiation Study

July 27, 2017 1:55 am

CSSA is seeking expressions of interest and submission of qualifications from organizations interested in providing technical assistance to the Material Differentiation (MCD) project. CSSA will use submissions to prepare a roster of potentially qualified companies from which to seek proposals for specific engagements during the course of the project. Canadian... Read More

Special Edition News & Updates: Annual Reports & MCD Project

July 6, 2017 9:37 am

2016 Annual Reports CSSA is pleased to share with you the recently published 2016 annual reports for Recycle BC, Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW), Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba (MMSM) and Stewardship Ontario. The reports showcase each program’s performance, financials, new recycling initiatives and accomplishments over the last year. Thank you for your... Read More