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Review of the MHSW Municipal Depot Transportation and Processing Incentive Program

Date April 14, 2012 Author Jason Smith Categories Announcements

TO: MHSW StakeholdersWDO logo

From: Michael Scott, CEO, Waste Diversion Ontario


I am pleased to inform you that the summary of the workshop discussions for Stewardship Ontario’s MHSW Municipal Depot Transportation and Processing Incentive Program under the Municipal Hazardous or Special Waste (MHSW) program held on March 19th has been finalized. You are invited to download PDF copies (see links at the end of the page) or request copies by email (

Once again, I want to thank all those who participated in the stakeholder workshops on the 19th as well as those who have made a submission to us on this program.


We have now completed the review requested of us by the Minister and have submitted our report to him on April 13th, 2012.

We sincerely appreciate your participation in this process and we will continue to keep you informed as we move forward.


RCO Update (April 30, 2012)

The report on Municipal Special Hazardous Waste developed through consultations held by Waste Diversion Ontario in March is now available on the Ontario Ministry of the Environment website.   

The Ministry has posted the report (EBR Registry Number:011-6195), titled Waste Diversion Ontario Review of MHSW Program, for public comment to seek feedback on the report and its recommendations. 


The public consultation period is 60 days with a deadline for submissions on June 23, 2012.


The link provided will take you directly to the Registry where you will find all the necessary details and contact information for submitting commentary.


Click Here To Access the Report


*Click the following links to download the PowerPoint Service Provider presentation or the Municipal presentation or the Stakeholder Feedback Summary from the March 19th stakeholder meetings.





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