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Recycling and Waste

Recycling and Waste

What We Heard - Public Consultation on Solid Waste Regulations

March 2015: Nova Scotia Environment conducted public consultations on proposed changes to the provincial solid waste regulations. The attached report is a summary of "What We heardPDF Download Link (PDF:262k) " through the consultation process. The feedback we received will help guide the amendments due later this year. For more information on the consultations, see "Revising Our Path Forward".

Nova Scotia is too good to waste. With regulations and a provincial strategy for managing solid waste, we're wasting less, recycling more and reaping the environmental, economic and social benefits.

Solid Waste Resource Management Section of the Air Quality and Resource Management Branch is responsible for a number of activities including recycling, composting, disposal, and the Nova Scotia Solid Waste Strategy.