The Powell River Regional District has initiated the first steps to move as a community off the wasting path and onto the zero waste path. Zero waste is a philosophy that many regions have adapted in response to the astounding amount of waste being generated and the increasing cost associated in “transferring” this waste. The visionary goal of zero waste encourages the redesign of resource life cycles so that all products are reused and reintroduces ethical and moral components into the equation.
The bottom line is, we must all take individual responsibility for the waste that we create. » Read more