Shaun Spalding, RRS Senior Consultant


Shaun Spalding joined RRS in February of 2019 as a senior consultant. Over his 19 year career, Shaun has worked in the public and private sectors improving operational service delivery, developing program and material specific strategies, creating master plans, and conducting material stream composition studies across Canada and the US.  His career has included working with a large urban Ontario municipality, a private sector gas-to-energy company, and various consulting engineering firms. Shaun will be working with public and private sector clients as an RRS senior consultant focusing on recovery infrastructure development including MRFs, transfer stations, and organics recovery sites, in addition to program and service level reviews, operational plan development, and compositional assessments.


  • Recycling Council of Ontario (RCO)
  • Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

Topical Expertise

  • Waste Diversion & Recycling Planning
  • Policy & Program Assessments
  • RFP & Contract Development
  • Operation Assessments
  • Waste Assessments

Recent Speaking Engagements/Publications

  • Resource Recycling (Feb 2009): Small Change or Big Bucks


  • Civil and Environmental Engineering, Humber College
  • Certified Engineering Technician (CET), Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologies (OACETT)
  • Environmental Professional Certification, Canadian Environmental Certification Approvals Board (CECAB)


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