Disposal and diversion of waste, by province and territory (Total materials diverted)

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Disposal and diversion of waste, by province and territory
(Total materials diverted)
  2012 2014 2012 to 2014
  Total materials diverted1
  tonnes % change
Canada 8,464,645 9,057,177 7.0
Newfoundland and Labrador x 29,972 x
Prince Edward Island x 62,604 x
Nova Scotia 254,881 279,031 9.5
New Brunswick 138,364 135,791 -1.9
Quebec2 2,507,260 2,662,655 6.2
Ontario 2,829,205 3,044,657 7.6
Manitoba 184,859 184,024 -0.5
Saskatchewan 156,016 173,953 11.5
Alberta 757,169 801,577 5.9
British Columbia 1,537,472 1,665,077 8.3
Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut x 17,836 x

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