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The Environmental Research & Education Foundation of Canada (EREF-CA) is a non‐profit public charity (application approval pending) that supports research and educational initiatives related to sustainable solid waste management practices in Canada.

Purpose of EREF-CA:
To advance education by conducting and funding research on all aspects of the Canadian solid waste management industry to achieve greater sustainability, higher process efficiency and increased knowledge and making the results publicly available.

Canadian Steering Committee Members:
The Canadian Steering Committee exists to assist with identifying important areas of solid waste research needed in Canada.
Annette Synowiec (City of Toronto) – Co-Chair
Donna Serrati (Region of Waterloo) – Co-Chair
Aaron Johnson (Waste Management) – Vice Chair
Izzie Abrams (Waste Connections of Canada)
Mike Chopowick/Michele Goulding (Ontario Waste Management Association)
Tim Corcoran (Molok North America)
Tej Gidda (GHD Services, Inc.)
Denis Goulet (Miller Waste Systems)
Mike Greenhill (Region of Waterloo)
Damian Rodriguez (GFL Environmental)
Mike Watt (Walker Industries)
Bruce Wilson (University of New Brunswick)
Bryan Staley (EREF)

Contact Information:
#3-2005 Clark Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario L6T 5P8