Government says moving the recycling program to producers would save municipalities more than $125 million annually.
Part of a continued push by the administration to increase the economy’s dependence on fossil fuels.
Canada’s domestic recycling capacity is limited, with only about a dozen companies doing such work.
What was supposed to be paper was contaminated with diapers and plastics.
Canada only recycles about 9% of the plastic it produces.
Canada is set to ban single-use plastics by 2021.
An expert says, while a ban may impact some end-product manufacturers in Eastern Canada, it likely won’t affect the oil and gas sector in the West.
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More recycling facilities, investment in technology and government policies such as recycled content regulations.
Maine-based beverage maker says effort kicks off this month with 1-litre bottles for non-carbonated water.
Plastic pellets will be sent to manufacturers around the world for use in the production of recyclable products.
Factories make auto parts, medical equipment, plastics and other goods; more than 33% of the city’s 130 border plants affected.
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Canadian-led researchers in Hawaii found emissions phenomenon is intensified by sun exposure.
The coffee chain will make a strawless lid or straws made from alternative materials, like paper or compostable plastic, available at its more than 28,000 stores worldwide by 2020.