Waste

    SRDC Waste Gasification

    Pilot project between six municipalities in Southwest Manitoba.

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    RM of De Salaberry & St-Pierre-Jolys Regional Composting Project

    In 2013-14, the Conseil de développement économique des municipalités bilingues du Manitoba (CDEM) and Eco-West, in partnership with the Village of St-Pierre-Jolys and the Rural Municipality of De Salaberry in southeastern Manitoba, implemented composting services for the region’s rural francophone communities to increase the diversion of municipal organic waste from landfill areas.

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    Town of St. Paul ‘waste to value-added’ initiative

    During the past few decades, it has become increasingly clear that waste to valued-added (or ‘waste-to-energy’) facilities must be looked at as being cornerstones of any efficient waste management system and a means to securing energy supplies for the future.

    A waste to value-added facility has the potential of generating a range of outputs: electricity, district/local/regional heating, recovered ferrous materials, digestate (which can be used as fertilizer in the agricultural sector), etc. In this way, residual waste that cannot be recycled in an economically or environmentally beneficial way becomes a valuable source of energy as well as a potential source of revenue.

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