Saskatchewan's Growth Plan: The Next Decade of Growth 2020-2030 envisions 1.4 million people living in the province by 2030. With this goal in mind, we need your help to manage our solid waste to ensure our landﬁlls are not overwhelmed and the environment remains healthy and resilient.
On average, only half of the material in garbage bins belongs there. The rest can be diverted into other programs, such as recycling and composting.
Do you know that Saskatchewan offers one of the most robust suites of recycling programs in Canada?
Know what can be recycled before you throw it in the garbage!
Find out more about waste reduction
You can also check out other recycling programs in Saskatchewan here.
Composting is an easy way to decrease the amount of garbage you produce and reduce methane gas production in landfills.
Composting can be done at any scale – at home, in a community or industrially.
It’s also easy! Check out the backyard composting 60-second video series from the Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council.