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October 29 Greenhouse Gas Reporting Webinars

September 30, 2020 10:57 am Published by Comments Off on October 29 Greenhouse Gas Reporting Webinars

MMSW is preparing to track greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with the program’s collection and recycling of residential waste packaging and paper to support the program’s Stewardship Plan requirements. All MMSW collectors will be required to submit 2020 operational data…


2019 Annual Report

June 30, 2020 9:36 am Published by Comments Off on 2019 Annual Report

We are pleased to share our third annual report showcasing MMSW’s program performance, financials, new recycling initiatives and accomplishments throughout 2019. 2019 Highlights: Over 41,000 tonnes collected across Saskatchewan, resulting in a recovery rate of 77%. 46.5 kilograms per capita…


Consultation on the Material Cost Differentiation Methodology

June 15, 2020 7:38 am Published by Comments Off on Consultation on the Material Cost Differentiation Methodology

On June 25, 1:30 – 3:00 EDT, Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance (CSSA) held an information webinar to introduce the steward community to the Material Cost Differentiation (MCD) Methodology and its results. The materials are now available here, including the MMSW…


Preventing contamination and the spread of COVID-19

April 29, 2020 10:39 am Published by Comments Off on Preventing contamination and the spread of COVID-19

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, for the safety of collection and processing teams, our communities, and to reduce overall contamination please keep the following items out of your recycling: Diapers Other items contaminated with bodily fluid including feminine…


Steward reporting extension and options

April 3, 2020 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Steward reporting extension and options

As organizations everywhere respond to the unprecedented demands of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pleased to advise that the boards of CSSA-supported programs have approved measures to assist businesses with their Packaging and Paper Product (PPP) obligations during this difficult…


What can you recycle in your municipality?

October 10, 2019 1:57 pm Published by Comments Off on What can you recycle in your municipality?

Recycle right and recycle smart. The following materials can be recycled in Saskatchewan: PET plastic bottles, like water bottles. Glass bottles and jars, like those used for pickles. Rigid plastics, like detergent containers, clamshells and peanut butter jars. Corrugated cardboard…


2019 Annual Steward Meeting Webcast – Register Now

September 16, 2019 2:14 pm Published by Comments Off on 2019 Annual Steward Meeting Webcast – Register Now

The 2019 Annual Steward Meeting (ASM) on Thursday, October 24, will be an online experience. Based on steward feedback, this year’s event will again be webcast only. The ASM, held on behalf of CSSA partner stewardship programs, provides stewards with…


2018 Annual Report

June 28, 2019 4:22 pm Published by Comments Off on 2018 Annual Report

We are pleased to share our third annual report showcasing MMSW’s 2018 program performance, financials, new recycling initiatives and accomplishments. Thank you to our partners for your support and commitment throughout 2018. We look forward advancing our recycling achievements throughout…


New Promotion and Education Resources for MMSW Collectors

March 27, 2019 12:27 pm Published by Comments Off on New Promotion and Education Resources for MMSW Collectors

We are excited to announce that our new collector resources are now available here. You can download these resources for free and use them for your waste packaging and paper recycling program promotion and education initiatives.  There are two different…


Municipal payment increases and 2019 budget

September 27, 2018 1:19 am Published by Comments Off on Municipal payment increases and 2019 budget

When MMSW was launched at the beginning of 2016, the program provided payments for recycling services to municipal, First Nation and Regional Waste Authority partners that were based on the experience of other programs as no Saskatchewan data was available.…