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Waste

Ensuring waste collection is reliable, and managed in a safe and environmentally responsible manner. We are focusing on increasing our diversion rate to reduce the negative impacts on our environment.

Service outcome

Waste in the Region of Peel is collected on time and managed in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.

2018 performance and trending data

Source: Region of Peel Waste Management Division (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018).

We are monitoring our progress towards the 2034 target of 75% and the Region of Peel has developed a ‘Roadmap to a Circular Economy’ which includes 17 actions that, together, would achieve Council’s reduction, reuse, and recycling (3Rs) target of 75 diversion by 2034.

Source: External Client Satisfaction Survey (2015, 2017).

The 0.5 decline from 2015 is likely the result of the change to bi-weekly garbage collection during this period. The schedule will be more consistent now and allow residents to become more accustomed to the schedule.

Source: Region of Peel Waste Management Division (2018).

Source: Region of Peel Waste Management Division (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018).

Source: Region of Peel Waste Management Division (2018).

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