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MMSW Expands Membership of Board of Directors

August 26, 2021 11:00 am Published by Comments Off on MMSW Expands Membership of Board of Directors

Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW) is pleased to announce the expansion of its Board of Directors with the addition of three new board members on Thursday, August 19, 2021. The new members represent three major companies and span the restaurant, grocery…


Saskatchewan government seeks MMSW member feedback in red-tape survey

March 24, 2021 12:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Saskatchewan government seeks MMSW member feedback in red-tape survey

As part of its review of The Household Packaging and Paper Stewardship Program Regulations and Multi-Material Recycling Program, the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment is inviting MMSW members to participate in a survey about reducing regulatory administrative burdens. The online survey…


CSSA Signatory Partner of Canada Plastics Pact

January 27, 2021 11:38 am Published by Comments Off on CSSA Signatory Partner of Canada Plastics Pact

Our national partner, Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance Inc. (CSSA), is a Signatory Partner of the Canada Plastics Pact, working towards a common vision of a circular economy for plastic in which it never becomes waste or pollution. Launching today, the…


Ready to Report: Webinars and Resources for 2021

January 21, 2021 11:23 am Published by Comments Off on Ready to Report: Webinars and Resources for 2021

CSSA is helping ensure stewards are ready to report their annual packaging and paper data in the WeRecycle Portal by the May 31 deadline. The proven, secure reporting platform was upgraded last year and is easier to use. Once you…


Reminder: GHG Reports Due by January 31, 2021

December 14, 2020 8:07 am Published by Comments Off on Reminder: GHG Reports Due by January 31, 2021

As you know, 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 are required to submit 2020…


Webinar on MMSW’s Updated Payment Model for Collectors

October 29, 2020 11:08 am Published by Comments Off on Webinar on MMSW’s Updated Payment Model for Collectors

MMSW concluded its second cost study and, with support from the Advisory Committee, has developed an updated payment model and adjusted rates for collectors that will take effect starting January 1, 2021. We hosted a webinar on Thursday, November 12,…


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…