Commercial and industrial recycling in the Algonquin Highlands Township

Title

Commercial and industrial recycling in the Algonquin Highlands Township

Author

Sullivan, Adrienne

Host Organization

Algonquin Highlands Waste Management Committee
Host contact: Hopkings, Virginia

Supervising Faculty

Paehlke, Robert
Department: Environmental and Resource Science/Studies

Reference Number

TP-407

Date

2003

Location of Document

U-Links Office and online

Area

Algonquin Highlands

Subject

Commercial and industrial recycling

Description

This project began with a growing concern about the life of landfills within Algonquin Highlands Township and the amount and type of recycling that was going on by local businesses.

Information was obtained through the use of a survey conducted with 21 businesses, one service provider and several landfill attendants.

The responses by the interviewees are included in the report and suggestions to promote more diversion of materials from landfill are provided.

Publisher

Trent University

Files

Reference

Sullivan, Adrienne, Commercial and industrial recycling in the Algonquin Highlands Township, Trent University, 2003