An audit found less than 10% of the plastic products used in Canada are recycled.
China still bans the import of Canadian canola seed, alleging contamination; that dispute has gone to the WTO.
Takes effect in 2023 for hotels with more than 50 rooms and 2024 for hotels with less than 50 rooms.
Will begin consultations with the private sector on ways to eliminate their use.
Bill would put into a law a voluntary moratorium on tanker traffic off BC’s north coast.
Will hold consultations on the bylaw and move slowly to help businesses transition.
Takes aim at partially hydrogenated oil, the main source of industrially produced trans fats.
Nineteen states and the District of Columbia secured a restraining order to stop that process; now they want to make it permanent.
Countries might be stuck with more than 110 million tonnes of plastic by 2030.
That could include creating a plastics charter or a zero waste goal: McKenna.
The proposed electronics ban would create logistical chaos on the world’s busiest air travel corridor.