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EREF Silent Auction at the Waste & Recycling Expo Canada

October 9, 2019 - October 10, 2019

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The 2019 EREF Silent Auction, held at the Waste & Recycling Expo Canada, offers companies a unique opportunity to showcase their products and demonstrate their dedication to sustainability and waste industry research.

Who is EREF?

The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) is a non-profit, 501(c)3 charitable organization whose mission is to advance sustainable solid waste management practices through research and educational initiatives. The Foundation is one of the largest sources of funding for solid waste research in the U.S., allocating $0.5 – $1 million each year in grants and graduate student scholarships through our Research Grants and Scholarships Programs. Our Data & Policy Program aggregates data pertinent to current waste industry issues, as well as employs undergraduate student interns who assist with the data gathering and analysis.

With the help of the Ontario Waste Management Association (OWMA), EREF developed a program to support the Canadian waste sector, funding research where Canadian-based waste companies have indicated a need. In partnership with the OWMA, EREF is excited to hold its second Silent Auction at CWRE.

Donations to the EREF Silent Auction support the Environmental Research & Education Foundation’s mission in Canada.

To learn more about EREF and its research initiatives, visit EREF’s booth #1911 during the CWRE!


Why Donate to the Silent Auction?

  • Enhance your visibility among all CWRE attendees
  • Advertise your donation with EREF-provided signage at both the OWMA/EREF booth and your booth
  • Receive pre-event exposure via industry-wide promotional e-mails and social media
  • Attract potential new customers
  • Demonstrate a commitment to waste industry research and education


How Does the Silent Auction Work?

The Silent Auction will take place from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm on Wednesday, October 9 and Thursday, October 10 (during Exhibit Halls hours). Exhibiting donor companies will have signage in their booths with details of their item up for bid. To place your initial bid on an item, simply visit the EREF booth #1911. You will be notified via text when you have been outbid and have the option to increase your bid.


Get a Caffeine Boost during the Show!

CWRE attendees can get their caffeine fix in the EREF Silent Auction Booth from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm on Wednesday, October 9.

Coffee Bar Sponsored By:

Donating to the EREF Silent Auction offers CWRE exhibitors a special opportunity to increase their visibility during the show!

Click here to access the donation form!

Silent Auction Donation Required Items:

  • Fair Market Value (FMV) of the donated item (must be a minimum $450 (CAN), and up to 2 items may be donated to meet the $450 (CAN) minimum), including freight and federal excise tax
  • Donation Name (how your donation will appear on all signage and promotional materials – 50 characters or less, including spaces)
  • Description of donation (75 words or less)
  • A photo of your donation (EPS file or a high-res PNG file at least 7” wide at 300dpi)
  • Your company logo (EPS file or high-res transparent PNG file at least 10” wide at 300 dpi)
CannabisDestruction Photo

Pair of Tickets to See the Toronto Maple Leafs vs. the Minnesota Wild, Plus Access to the Scotia Club
Cannabis Destruction

Durabac Photo

2 yd3 Polyethylene Front-Load Containers

FleetMind Photo

Framed Autographed Photo of Vince Carter from the Toronto Raptors

IPL Photo

Pair of Tickets to See the Toronto Raptors vs. the Philadelphia 76ers

Machinex Photo

Seasonal Wine of the Month Club

Mack Photo

Pair of Tickets to See the Toronto Raptors vs. the Detroit Pistons
Mack Trucks

OWMA Photo

Full Registration to 2020 Canadian Waste to Resource Conference (CWRC)
Ontario Waste Management Association

Perkins Photo

Omaha Steaks Gift Card
Perkins Manufacturing Company

Roll-Rite Photo - Tarp

Roll-Rite DC350 Series Automated Tarping System

Roll-Rite Photo - Camera

RVS Model Rear Vision Camera System


Lunch or Dinner with the President of Waste Management, Eastern Canada Area
Waste Management of Canada Corp.

Waste Today Photo

Full Page Ad in Waste Today Magazine
Waste Today Magazine

GolfNorth Photo

$400 Gift Card to Any GolfNorth Property

Harry Potter World Photo

3 Days Inside the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Napa Photo

4 Days of Romance & Wine in Napa Valley

Le Cordon Bleu Photo

5 Course Dinner with Wine Paring for 2 at Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa, ON with Hotel Stay

Apple Watch Photo

Apple Watch Series 5, Space Gray Aluminum Case with Sport Loop, 40 mm with GPS

Avengers Endgame C

Avengers Endgame Autographed Movie Poster

Purcell Mountain Lodge Photo

Backcountry Lodge Stay for 2 in British Columbia

Game of Thrones(1)

Game Of Thrones Cast Autographed Photo


Godfather Autographed Movie Poster

EREF Innisbrook Photo

Golf Getaway for 4 on Copperhead or Any of the Other Fine Courses at Florida’s Innisbrook Resort

Go Pro Photo

GoPro – HERO7 Black 4K Waterproof Action Camera – Black


My Heart Will Go On Autographed Sheet Music

Polaroid Photo

Polaroid OneStep 2 Viewfinder i-Type Camera with Hard Case and 3 Packs of Film

5C Star Wars

Princess Leia / Carrie Fisher Autographed Photo

Stranger Things Record Album

Stranger Things Autographed Record Album

2A Star Wars

Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi Autographed Movie Poster


October 9, 2019
October 10, 2019


Waste & Recycling Expo Canada
100 Princes' Blvd. Suite 1
Toronto, Ontario M6K C3C Canada