Montreal is hoping to stop perfectly good food from
ending up in landfills as part of a plan to significantly cut waste by
targeting the source.
The city’s point person on the environment announced the proposed
measures Thursday as part of a five-year master plan for waste
management between 2020 and 2025.
Coun. Laurence Lavigne Lalonde, the executive committee member in
charge of ecological transition, cited an urgency to act due to climate
change and the fact that the city’s main dump is slated to shutter by