Stewardship Ontario is pleased to share with you the draft amended Blue Box Program Plan. This draft plan reflects the vision set out in the July producer/municipal Accord, the subsequent requirements as outlined in theMinister's Request letteras well as the valuable feedback received from our many stakeholders throughout the Phase One consultation and engagement meetings.
We greatly appreciate the involvement and feedback from all those who participated in the multiple consultation and engagement meetings and provided their input on specific elements of the plan over the past few months. We invite you to continue your involvement through Phase Two of the consultation process by reviewing the draft plan and participating in awebinar on January 8, 2018.
During the webinar on January 8 we will answer questions, receive comments and discuss the following topics on the draft plan:
Definitions of obligated materials and obligated stewards
Payments to non-transitioned communities
Diversion targets (both general and material specific)
Transition process and timing for municipal and First Nations communities
Procurement of collection and post-collection services
Stewardship Ontario needs your feedback on the draft plan by January 15, 2018. Following the webinar we will distribute a Consultation Workbook for you to complete with your feedback. You are also invited to submit feedback and questions at any time via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or using the feedback button on the