Greenhouse Gas Emissions

2023 Greenhouse Gas Estimates

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        2023 Greenhouse Gas Estimates In 2023, it is estimated that SARRC’s program saved 52,789 tonnes CO2 equivalent. That’s like taking about 15,837 passenger vehicles off the road or the energy used by over 12,141 homes in one year. Since 2017, when SARRC started tracking greenhouse gas emissions, the program has…

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2023 Annual Report Now Available

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        2023 Annual Report Now Available SARRC ensures that used oil, filters, antifreeze and their plastic containers are properly managed, returned to a useful state, and kept out of landfills and the environment. In 2023, our industry-led stewardship program facilitated the collection of 17 million litres of used oil, 1.1 million…

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Spotlight on Used Antifreeze

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        Spotlight on Used Antifreeze Antifreeze is a key component to keeping our vehicles running smoothly, especially during the colder months. But what happens to the used antifreeze once it’s drained from our engines? Used antifreeze (also known as glycol) can contain heavy metals and other contaminants due to circulating through…

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Focus on Waste Reduction Week

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        Focus on Waste Reduction Week Join us for Waste Reduction Week in Canada and discover how you can truly make a difference! Watch our CTV Morning Live segment (below) on Waste Reduction Week and discover practical ways to make eco-friendly choices when it comes to used oil and antifreeze materials.…

2022 Greenhouse Gas Estimates

2022 Greenhouse Gas Estimates

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        2022 Greenhouse Gas Estimates In 2022 it is estimated that SARRC’s program saved 47,163 tonnes CO2 equivalent, that’s like taking about 14,449 passenger vehicles off the road or the energy used by 11,045 homes in one year. Since 2017, when SARRC started tracking greenhouse gas emissions, the program has saved…

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2022 Annual Report Now Available

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        2022 Annual Report Now Available SARRC ensures that used oil, filters, antifreeze and their plastic containers are properly managed, returned to a useful state, and kept out of landfills and the environment. In 2022, our industry-led stewardship program facilitated the collection of 15.2 million litres of used oil, 1.5 million…

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Every day is Earth Day!

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        Every day is Earth Day! This Earth Day and in the coming weeks, we’re on a mission to educate Saskatchewan residents and businesses on the importance of properly recycling used oil and antifreeze materials. Recycling these materials helps to reduce our environmental impact and saves valuable resources and energy. You…

Inside an Ecocentre

New Regina Household Hazardous Waste Depot Now Open

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        New Regina Household Hazardous Waste Depot Now Open Regina has a newly relocated EcoCentre at the Regina Household Hazardous Materials Depot, located south of the landfill entrance on Fleet Street. The EcoCentre accepts used oil, used oil filters, used antifreeze, and oil/antifreeze/diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) plastic containers, while the depot…

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A Change of Perspective on Waste Reduction

EHC OneWindow      Board Login        A Change of Perspective on Waste Reduction October 17 to 23, 2022 is Waste Reduction Week in Canada! Making small changes in our daily habits can have a big impact on the amount of waste we generate over time. Waste not only takes up valuable space in our landfills, but…