With Everything in its Place Nothing Goes to Waste

For over 20 years, Divert NS has worked to help foster a culture of recycling in Nova Scotia. Through environmental stewardship, education, and program funding, we have established ourselves as a trusted and knowledgeable source for information, inspiration, and support. We believe Nova Scotia is a model for recycling and Divert NS will advocate on its behalf at home and around the world.

  • Need tools to teach reducing, reusing and recycling? Check out our lesson plans & activity booklets for grades P-6!

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  • We provide funding for a variety of programs to support waste diversion and reduction efforts across Nova Scotia.

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  • Wondering what goes where? Check your local sorting guide, industry programs and provincial programs.

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Learn more about how Divert works in partnership with Nova Scotians to foster innovation, stewardship, and be a catalyst for change.

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Upcycling Nova Scotia’s Organics Waste to Animal Food

Upcycling Nova Scotia’s Organics Waste to Animal Food

Most of Nova Scotia’s organics waste is processed into compost that is used for landscaping and gardening. But what if we looked at ways to increase the value of the end product? That is the question Oberland Agriscience​ is looking to answer through a Divert NS Value-Added Manufacturing funding project. Read More

* Divert NS is a registered business name of the Resource Recovery Fund Board, Inc.

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