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

Celebrating One Year as RPRA

On November 30, 2016, the Ontario Government proclaimed the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016 (RRCEA) and the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 (WDTA), which were enacted by the Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016. The RRCEA and WDTA established the Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority and outlined new legislative framework to hold producers individually responsible andContinue reading Celebrating One Year as RPRA

Authority Releases Industry Funding Organization Wind Up Guide

The Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority has released its Industry Funding Organization (IFO) Wind Up Guide developed in conjunction with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

The guide is intended to assist the Authority in evaluating the completeness of IFO wind up plans as current waste diversion programs are transitioned under the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 to full producer responsibility under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016. Continue reading Authority Releases Industry Funding Organization Wind Up Guide

2017 Municipal Funding Allocation Model Results Finalized

The Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority (the Authority) has finalized the results of the 2017 Municipal Funding Allocation Model (MFAM). The specific amounts allocated to each municipality can be confirmed by reviewing the attached MFAM spreadsheet. Additionally, the 2017 MFAM includes an addendum outlining adjustments to the model as a result of clerical errors thatContinue reading 2017 Municipal Funding Allocation Model Results Finalized