A big thank you and congratulations to the 64 locations that participated in our 2019 Recycling Collection Drive!

Stay tuned! We’ll be posting the final results to let everyone know the total amount of textiles diverted from landfill. For now, check out the photos below from a few of this year’s participating organizations.

Metrolinx employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Konica Minolta employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Weston Forest employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Schenker Canada employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Longos employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

Bentall GreenOak employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive
City of Toronto employees participate in 2019 Partners in Project Green Recycling Collection Drive

This year, Partners in Project Green hosted 64 events across the Greater Toronto Area during the Recycling Collection Drive, engaging approximately 30,000 employees.

Participating organizations included:

Municipalities that participated in the Recycling Collection Drive included:


RESULTS 2016-2018

• 167 drives across the GTA

• 68,000 employees reached

• 30.5 tonnes diverted from landfill

Bentall Kennedy employees take part in Recycling Collection Drive

Bentall Kennedy employees participate in the 2018 Recycling Collection Drive.

In 2018, Partners in Project Green hosted 65 events across the Greater Toronto Area during the Recycling Collection Drive, engaging approximately 30,000 employees.

Participating organizations included: Bentall Kennedy, C.D. Sonter, Combined Metal Industries, DB Schenker of Canada, Grand & Toy, IKEA, Longos, Metrolinx, Mother Parker’s Tea & Coffee, OLG, QuadReal Property Group, Toronto Pearson, Toshiba of Canada Limited, Velcro Canada and Woodbine Entertainment.

Municipalities that participated in the Recycling Collection Drive included: City of Brampton, City of Mississauga, City of Vaughan, Region of Peel, Town of Caledon and York Region.


 

Contact

Connie Choy | connie.choy@trca.ca416.661.6600 ext. 5694


 

About the Partners

About Partners in Project Green
Partners in Project Green’s waste management programs provide organizations with hands-on support to facilitate the capture and diversion of waste materials, support local communities and move towards a circular economy. LEARN MORE

 

Diabetes Canada logoAbout Diabetes Canada
Diabetes Canada collects gently used clothing, electronics and small household items. The $8.7 million in annual proceeds help us fund world-leading Canadian research, as well as services for people affected by diabetes or prediabetes. We also help the environment by diverting 100 million lb. from landfill. LEARN MORE