Bill 105, An Act respecting the reporting of industrial, commercial and institutional waste to facilitate the establishment of waste reduction targets and to promote recycling was introduced in September and passed first reading on September 30, 2008. The Bill proposes to require carriers who remove waste from sites where industrial, commercial or institutional activities are carried on to ensure accurate records regarding the recyclable waste are kept. This information must be submitted to the Minister of the Environment quarterly. The Bill proposes similar requirements be imposed on operators of waste disposal sites.

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