A big thank you and congratulations to the 64 locations that participated in our 2019 Recycling Collection Drive!

Collectively, Recycling Collection Drive participants were able to collect and divert 8.6 tonnes of textiles from landfill in 2019! Check out the photos below from a few of this year’s participating organizations.

Metrolinx employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Konica Minolta employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Weston Forest employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Schenker Canada employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Longos employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Bentall GreenOak employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive
City of Toronto employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Participating organizations in 2019 included:

Municipalities that participated in the Recycling Collection Drive included:


RESULTS 2016-2019

• 231 drives across the GTA

• 98,000 employees reached

• 39.1 tonnes diverted from landfill

Grand and Toy employees take part in Recycling Collection Drive

Grand & Toy employees participate in the 2018 Recycling Collection Drive.


 

Contact

Connie Choy, Coordinator, Waste Management | connie.choy@trca.ca416.661.6600 ext. 5694


 

About the Partners

About Partners in Project Green
Partners in Project Green’s waste management programs provide organizations with hands-on support to facilitate the capture and diversion of waste materials, support local communities and move towards a circular economy. LEARN MORE

 

Diabetes Canada logoAbout Diabetes Canada
Diabetes Canada collects gently used clothing, electronics and small household items. The $8.7 million in annual proceeds help us fund world-leading Canadian research, as well as services for people affected by diabetes or prediabetes. We also help the environment by diverting 100 million lb. from landfill. LEARN MORE