Thursday, June 21, 2018

tmilogo900

We want to hear from you! 
Email Letters to the Editor to:   editor@themeafordindependent.ca
All letters must include the author's full name, address and telephone number for verification purposes.
Only your name and the city/town where you live will be published.

Opinions expressed in letters to the editor are those of the letter authors and not of The Meaford Independent.

Dear Editor,

Your May 17 editorial on recycling has the correct diagnosis.

Your prescription to solve the problem misses the elephant in the room.

Manufacturers operate on the profit motive. Maximum profit under existing rules.

Presently there are no rules. Municipalities are creations of the province, and municipal politicians do not like to tell provincial politicians what to do. They might not be considered for their next grant.

Municipalities do not have the legislative power to make rules for manufacturers.

The Provincial Government in Ontario has chosen NOT to make even basic, common sense rules for manufacturers as far as environmental/re-cycling/municipal solid waste issues are concerned.

WHY is this not an election issue??

Sincerely,

Karl Braeker, Meaford


+ 26
+ 2
 

mfd street cam2

muni updated185

Valdy2018

knights mini ad

gw mini ad

homebuttons mini

support button 2

tmi subscribe ad online 185

Recent Articles

Indie185 b

  • trance

  • techno

  • synth-pop

  • soundtrack

  • smooth-jazz

  • rock

  • rap

  • r-b

  • psychedelic

  • pop-rock

  • pop

  • new-age

  • musicians

  • metal

  • melodic-metal

  • lounge

  • jazz-funk

  • jazz

  • index.php

  • house

  • hip-hop

  • heavy-metal

  • hard-rock

  • get.php

  • electronic

  • dubstep

  • drumbass

  • downtempo

  • disco

  • country

  • clubdance

  • classical

  • chillout

  • chanson

  • breakbeat

  • blues

  • ambient

  • alternative-rock