Mining Urban Resources

Canada Fibers and it’s affiliate Urban Resource Group are committed to making positive impacts not only in the recycling industry, but within communities.

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Downstream from Single Stream

"Canada Fibers' forward integration strategy allows for growth in an industry undergoing great change" - Recycling Product News Jan/Feb 2016.

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Complete Solutions, Sustainable Products

We lead our industry in conserving resources, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and saving landfill capacity.

Town Hall

Canada Fibers CEO and Urban Resource Group President travel to all sites to conduct Town Hall meetings each quarter. The program has been undertaken to provide a channel for meaningful discourse between staff and management to share ideas, provide feedback, and discuss corporate vision.

Canada Fibers Sponsors First Lego League Team

Team 'Ctrl-Z' out of Bayview Glen school in Toronto is heading to the First Lego League World Championships with their Smart Sort Trash Bin.

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Creative, Integrated Solutions

Use our integrated capabilities and infrastructure to achieve your complete sustainability goals.

  • Public Services


    • Municipal
    • Separation and Recovery
    • Supply Chain
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  • Business Services


    • Institutional, Commercial, Industrial
    • Consulting and Auditing
    • Equipment and Hauling
    • Transportation / Logistics
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  • Consumer / Retail Products


    • Urban Polymers
    • Urban Biofuels
    • Urban Garden Products
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Who we are

We are an URBAN MINING COMPANY, mining resources above ground from the waste stream so that we do not need to extract precious resources from the earth itself. We lead our industry in conserving finite resources, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and saving landfill capacity.

Canada Fibers and Urban Resource Group offer complete, cost-effective and efficient environmental solutions designed to help you enhance sustainability. With over 25 years of industry experience, we have the expertise required to develop, implement and manage your recycling and waste reduction programs.

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Company's Growth

1990

Inception as Broker

  • Fiber

1998

MRF Operations Commence - View Locations

  • Fiber
  • Glass
  • Plastics
  • Aluminum
  • Metal

2014

Recycling Operations Commence

  • Paper
  • PET
  • PP
  • HDPE
  • LDPE
  • Wood

Recovery Recycling

1990

1998

2014

News & Events

“As an educational institution, waste diversion is a vital component to our sustainability goals. It is for this reason that we have created a long-term partnership with Urban Waste Recycling – Affiliated with Canada Fibers Ltd. to service all our recycling and waste needs. We have been very impressed with their personal approach to customer service and their ability to handle our diverse streams of material. Thanks to their commitment to industry leading and cutting edge technologies they can provide us a “one stop shop” for all our waste reduction sustainability objectives.” Amelia Velasco

Humber College

Toronto, ON

Humber College

Toronto, ON

Triple M Metal takes great pleasure to have a partnership with a company that strives to maintain a high business standard like Canada Fibres. This is a statement to the many great people through out your organization that helps set you apart from many companies in the recycling industry and a testament to your steady growth. Canada Fibres has been a long standing consistant supplier of post consumer steel and aluminum material to Triple M Metal. Your many material recovery facilities are considered a teir one supplier to Triple M Metal because of the high quality material that meets and in most cases exceeds our quality guidelines. Also because of the ease at which it is to coordinate the movement of the material through your logistics group and your helpful administrative. We at Triple M Metal like to thank you and we look forward to continuing this partnership long into the future. Thanks, Brad Masters Manager, Post Consumer Materials Triple M Metals LP

Triple M Metals LP

Toronto, ON

Triple M Metals LP

Toronto, ON

Thank you for continued services. We appreciate Urban's reliable service and professional staff. Canadian Management admires your approach to waste management with extensive diversion processes through innovative recovery programs. With my over 30 years waste industry experience your commitment to diversion is un-paralleled in the industry. Yours Truly, Matthew Dean President, CEO

Canadian Waste Management

Toronto, ON

Canadian Waste Management

Toronto, ON

Canada Fibers has been a very reliable recycling service provider to Longo's for many years. They provide Longo's with prompt trailer service for cardboard and plastic along with confidential document destruction.

Longo's

Vaughan, ON

Longo's

Vaughan, ON

Our company has purchased various recycled fiber grades from Canada Fibers for over 15 years.   With their vast knowledge of the recycling market and sincere interest our specific quality requirements we have achieved a less than 2% rejection rate in all our years of doing business with them.  We look forward to continuing our relationship for many years to come.

Strathcona Paper

Napanee, ON

Strathcona Paper

Napanee, ON

Canada Fibers Ltd has been servicing Web Offset’s paper recycling needs for many years, providing great reliable service.  They offer us a range of services from roll off and trailer pickups to confidential destruction of documents.  I would highly recommend using Canada Fibers Ltd.

WebOffset

Toronto, ON

WebOffset

Toronto, ON

As one of Ontario’s leading manufacturers and distributors of printed material we are keenly aware of the impact waste can have on the environment and our operational efficiency.  By partnering with Canada Fibers Ltd. since they began 25+ years ago, we have been able to identify opportunities for waste stream segregation in order to generate cleaner, higher value recyclables.  At several of our plants throughout Ontario, they have helped us both meet our legislated waste management requirements and far exceed our own production waste recovery goals. With state of the art facilities, unparalleled customer service, and diversely customized solutions, Canada Fibers has facilitated our ability to deliver news and information to our community members while we remain true to our sustainability and efficiency objectives.  We look forward to continued growth with Canada Fibers by our side as our recycling and waste management partner of choice.

Metroland Media

Mississauga, ON

Metroland Media

Mississauga, ON

On behalf of the Bramalea City Centre (BBC), I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and the Canada Fibers Ltd. Team for the great service you have provided to our center over the past few years. We appreciate your partnership in assissting our centre with our waste management program. Over the past years the waste diversion at BCC has increased to a class leading level which resulted in significant cost savings for the center. With Canada Fibers Ltd.. as an intergral waste management and recycling partner, BCC was fortunate to be the recipient of multiple TOBY Awards (The Building of the Year) awarded by BOMA Toronto, BOMA Canada and BOMA International. We are looking forward to continue working with the Canada Fibers Ltd team and build upon our successful partnership.

Morguard

Brampton, ON

Morguard

Brampton, ON