Read the Authority’s Access and Privacy Code

In implementing its mandate under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016 (RRCEA) and the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 (WDTA), the Authority is committed to protecting the Commercially Sensitive Information and Personal Information it receives or creates in the course of conducting its business operations and performing its regulatory functions while allowing accessContinue reading Read the Authority’s Access and Privacy Code

Used Tires Plan Posted for Consultation

The proposed Used Tires Program (UTP) Wind Up Plan submitted by Ontario Tire Stewardship to the Authority is now available for review and comment. As required under the WDTA, the Authority is currently conducting public consultations on the proposed plan and inviting interested stakeholders to provide comment between December 22, 2017 and February 16, 2018.Continue reading Used Tires Plan Posted for Consultation

Stewardship Ontario Releases Draft Amended Blue Box Program Plan for Consultations

On December 19, 2017 Stewardship Ontario launched the second phase of consultations on the amended Blue Box Program Plan with the posting of its draft of the Plan. The draft plan can be found on their website here: http://stewardshipontario.ca/draft-a-bbpp/ Stewardship Ontario will be accepting feedback on the draft plan until January 15, 2018. They will alsoContinue reading Stewardship Ontario Releases Draft Amended Blue Box Program Plan for Consultations

Authority Releases Draft Program Agreement for an Amended Blue Box Program Plan for Consultation

The Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 (WDTA) requires that a Program Agreement between the Authority and Stewardship Ontario be included in an amended Blue Box Program Plan. The Program Agreement governs the role of Stewardship Ontario in the operation of the program and the exercise of Stewardship Ontario’s powers under the WDTA. Read the draft ProgramContinue reading Authority Releases Draft Program Agreement for an Amended Blue Box Program Plan for Consultation

Ontario Tire Stewardship Submits Used Tires Program Wind Up Plan

Ontario Tire Stewardship (OTS) submitted its proposed Used Tires Program (UTP) Wind Up Plan to the Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority on November 30, 2017, meeting the deadline for submitting the plan set by the Ontario Minister of the Environment and Climate Change. In Feburary 2017, the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change issuedContinue reading Ontario Tire Stewardship Submits Used Tires Program Wind Up Plan