Waste Reduction Week in Canada: Oct. 17 – 23, 2016


Waste Reduction Week in Canada is a national environmental campaign that builds awareness around issues of sustainable and responsible consumption, encourages choice for more environmentally responsible products/services, and promotes actions that divert more waste from disposal and conserve natural resources. Read more

Walmart Canada

Walmart Canada is the lead sponsor of Waste Reduction Week in Canada 2016. Walmart has committed to Zero Waste and is dedicated to waste and recycling education for the entire country.

Learn more about Walmart Canada’s Zero Waste strategy.

Waste Reduction Week in Canada takes place during the third week of October every year. Although the campaign has now ended for 2016, we encourage Canadians to stay involved in waste reduction by accessing our stakeholder resources or by hosting and registering a waste reduction event


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Donate now through CanadaHelps.orgWaste Reduction Week in Canada is a national program managed by Recycling Council of Ontario, an environmental registered charity. Donations are appreciated for administration and ongoing program support.