North America

Sustainable Montreal 2016-2020
Sustainable Montreal 2016-2020

Montreal plans to innovate and demonstrate creativity to become models in their management practices and plans, policies, and programs by integrating sustainable development principles into all facets of their activities. Making the transition toward a green, circular...

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Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act
Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act

To support a shift toward a circular economy, Ontario passed the Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016. It enacted two acts: the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016, and the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016. Under the new legislation, the province is moving...

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Greening Government Strategy
Greening Government Strategy

The objective of the strategy is to support the transition to low-carbon and climate resilient operations while also reducing environmental impacts beyond carbon. The strategy is led by the Centre for Greening Government of the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat,...

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