CASF - We act as the voice of the industry

We Act as the
Voice of the Industry

CASF plays an important advocacy role by working with all levels of government on issues related to our industry. One voice, for all surface finishers, suppliers and individuals.

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CASF - We help members' businesses succeed

We Help Members’
Businesses Succeed

This is achieved through value-added services including networking opportunities, marketing programs, and training resources for our members.

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CASF - We help our industry succeed

We Help our
Industry Succeed

As a direct link to government, environmental agencies and industry we help members understand changes that affect our industry and fight for members rights.



  • CME SMART Green Program – Enhancements Made in 2017

    CME Announces changes to the SMART Green Program, click here for full details. *********************************************************************************************************************** The Ontario Energy Board approved an increase in natural gas prices effective January 1, 2017, of 3.3 cents per cubic meter (or about 20%), for facilities too small to participate in Ontario’s Cap & Trade program. This may have a large […]

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  • Waste Free Ontario & Building A Circular Economy

    As a result of the statistics that Ontario continues to generate more and more waste each year (Ontario Government, 2017), the Minister of the Environment has introduced a Strategy for a Waste-Free Ontario Building the Circular Economy (Ontario Government, 2017).    A Circular Economy approach aims to look at ‘material streams’ throughout their life cycle and identify ways to […]

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  • Ontario Strengthening Protections for Water Resources

    On June 8, 2017 the MOCEE published a news release in regard to strengthening protection for water resources. As part of the province’s plan to strengthen groundwater protection for future generations, Ontario will be charging water bottling companies an additional $500 fee to take groundwater. “Beginning Aug. 1, 2017, water bottlers will pay $503.71 for […]

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