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October 2014

October 24, 2014

TORONTO, ON -- October 14, 2014 – Urging consumers to take a closer look at their water use habits, the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) and the Clean Water Foundation (CWF) – in conjunction with York Region, the Region of Peel and the Health Product Stewardship Association, launch the I Don’t Flush public awareness campaign. The campaign asks the public to return their unused/unwanted medications back to the pharmacy as opposed to flushing them down the toilet or drain, or throwing them in the garbage.

October 24, 2014

OCWA is delighted to partner with the World Water-Tech North America Summit in presenting the Technology Showcase sessions during the two-day event.

In each of the two showcases, companies will present a 7-minute pitch for their technology and business model, and then face questioning by a panel of 'Dragons'.

The showcases will include the following companies:

October 09, 2014

While the folks here at OCWA deal with flushable on a daily basis, we also know there are certain things that just shouldn't go down our drains! Earlier this spring, OCWA - along with our partner the Clean Water Foundation - launched a campaign to encourage the public to return their unused/unwanted medications back to the pharmacy as opposed to flushing them down the toilet or drain, or throwing them in the garbage.