Notes

Statistics Canada, Waste Management Industry Survey: Business and Government Sectors, Catalogue no. 16F0023X, various issues.
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Landfill Gas Industry Alliance, n.d. (no date), What is Landfill Gas?,www.lfgindustry.org/Landfill.asp (accessed September 30, 2011).
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Citizens' Clearinghouse on Waste Management, 2003, Overview of Municipal Waste Incineration, www.citizenswasteinfo.org/A559CA/ccwm.nsf/5155d8f53ce25d2785256cc300567828/844d66e71f3e8b7685256cf50065bb7b?OpenDocument (accessed October 6, 2011).
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Environment Canada, 2010, Technical Document for Batch Waste Incineration, www.ec.gc.ca/gdd-mw/default.asp?lang=En&n=B8DA5596-1 (accessed October 6, 2011).
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Organic materials includes waste managed at centralized facilities and does not include backyard composting.
Not including car batteries.
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Information on Canada's radioactive waste is gathered by the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Office and other agencies. Data for the radioactive waste inventory is grouped into three broad categories: nuclear fuel waste, low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste, and uranium mining and milling waste. For planning purposes the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Office also projects waste inventories where possible.
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For the purposes of this article, manure consists of livestock feces and urine.
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