Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - First Waste Transload Inc. Launches Canada's Only Rail Waste Transportation Facility



    FWTI's rail model breaks new ground in CO(2) reduction, fuel efficiency
    and road safety within waste management industry

    TORONTO, June 10 /CNW/ -

    
    WHAT:   FWTI Transload Facility Grand Opening

    WHO:    -  Joel Wagman, Chairman, FWTI(*)
            -  The Right Honourable Jim Peterson, Former Minister of
               International Trade

            (*)  Interview opportunities available.

    WHEN:   Wednesday, June 11, 2008
            9:30 a.m. - Transportation from Union Station (available)
            10:20 a.m. - Tour of Transload Facility, accessible only by FWTI
            shuttle bus, please RSVP
            11 a.m. - Presentations
            11:30 a.m. - Light refreshments served

    WHERE:  CN MacMillan Rail Yard
            Costa Rd. (Highway 7 & Keele Street)
            Follow the signs
            Vaughan, ON

    WHY:    FWTI is Canada's first and only waste management company to
            transport construction and demolition (C&D) and industrial,
            commercial and institutional (IC&I) waste by rail. Each year, the
            GTA produces seven million tonnes of such waste. Every FWTI train
            moves the equivalent of 300 truckloads of waste, which will
            significantly reduce CO(2) emissions, improve road safety while
            increasing fuel and haulage efficiencies for Ontario businesses.
            FWTI's innovative rail model achieves a more sustainable future
            for Canadians and businesses alike.

    RSVP:   Annette Robertson
            MAVERICK Public Relations
            416-640-5525 ext. 231
            annetter@maverickpr.com
    





For further information:

For further information: Annette Robertson, MAVERICK Public Relations,
(416) 640-5525 ext. 231, annetter@maverickpr.com

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