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Jun 202427

2023 Annual Report Now Available

We continue our ongoing commitment to Saskatchewan recycling programs and have recently published our 2023 Annual Report. 2023 highlights include:  More than 35,774 tonnes collected, resulting in a recovery rate of 64.5%. More than 88% of collected materials were diverted…Read More
Sep 202314

National Integration for Blue Box in Canada

We are pleased to share an update on a nationally integrated approach that is being developed to support Canada’s transition to extended producer responsibility (EPR). The transition to EPR is expected to occur separately but concurrently across provinces between 2023…Read More
Jun 202313

Program Plan Consultation

Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW) is pleased to provide its draft Household Packaging and Paper Stewardship Program Plan (“Program Plan”) for stakeholder feedback. The Program Plan describes MMSW’s objectives, commitments and a number of transition phases that will be implemented as…Read More
Jul 20227

Multi-Material Stewardship Western joins Canada Plastics Pact

Multi-Material Stewardship Western is excited to join the Canada Plastics Pact as an Implementation Partner. MMSW works with more than 500 municipalities, First Nations communities and regional waste authorities, providing funding for the delivery of recycling services. The service agreements…Read More
Jul 20225

2021 MMSW Annual Report

We are pleased to share our annual report showcasing MMSW’s program performance, accomplishments and financials for the period January 1 to December 31, 2021. MMSW maintained strong program performance and its ongoing commitment to Saskatchewan recycling programs. This is the…Read More
Mar 202222

2022 MMSW Seasonal Household Pilot Study

March 22, 2022 Dear MMSW Collector, MMSW is inviting collectors with seasonally occupied households to participate in a Seasonal Household Pilot Study to guide a potential payment structure for these types of households. As per section 3.3 of the Waste…Read More