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Get involved with Waste Reduction Week October 16-20. Share your tips to reduce waste for a chance to win!

Mon Oct 16 09:37:19 CST 2017

Mayor Michael Fougere has proclaimed Waste Reduction Week in Regina. Waste Reduction Week is a national environmental campaign that builds awareness around issues of sustainable and responsible consumption and promotes actions that divert more waste from the Landfill.

“I want to show our dedication to waste reduction in our community and challenge residents and businesses to do the same,” said Mayor Fougere. “It is important for everyone to adopt more environmentally-conscious choices in their homes and workplaces to reduce the amount of waste going to the Landfill.”

We want to hear from you!

How are you reducing waste in your household? Share your tips through to be entered to win daily prizes. Waste reduction tips will be shared on our website and social media channels.

“In 2016, the City picked up almost 51,020 tonnes of garbage,” said Lisa Legault, Director of Solid Waste. “We want to encourage residents to make informed choices when considering how to reduce and dispose of their household waste.”

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Did you know? Regina is one of the highest generators of waste in Canada per household.