Cleantech: How can governments help?
Plant asked industry experts to look at what governments…
Cleantech: Where is Canada thriving?
Clean tech encompasses a broad range of technologies related…
Stelco partners with Primobius on electric vehicle battery recycling tech
Stelco Holdings Inc. has executed binding licensing and option…
Polestar opens a recycled-containers showroom in Montréal
Polestar announced the opening of Polestar Montréal, which will…
IDTechEx discusses why OEMs are investing in LIB recycling
According to IDTechEx, the profitability of recycling is dependent…
Polystyvert receives government funding for development of recycling technology
François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced…
Vitacore Industries announces production facility and PPE recycling project in Saskatchewan
Vitacore Industries Inc. has announced it will be opening…
National Manufacturing Day highlights recycling’s sustaining role
Each year, the recycling industry in the U.S. manufactures…
Recycling isn’t enough – plastic pollution crisis is getting worse
We could be spewing as much as 90 million tonnes of waste into the world’s waters by 2030.
Vegpro, Cascades partner on 100% recycled plastic packaging for salads
New containers improve airflow and prolong conservation time by limiting the build up of excess humidity.
Montreal to fully ban plastic bags by end of 2020: Mayor
Decision comes as Quebec navigates a waste-management crisis with four Montreal-area recycling plants shutting their doors.
Hellmann’s Canada commits to using 100% recycled plastic
Initiative is projected to save one million kilograms of virgin plastic this year.
Canadian plastics, chemistry associations create plastics division
Combining aims to strengthen their voice about urgent plastics issues with important stakeholders.
Nova Chemicals becomes first Canadian-based company to participate in OCS Blue
OCS Blue is an international product stewardship program aimed at the prevention of plastic pellet, flake and powder leakage to the environment.
Beverage companies aim to get bottles recycled, not trashed
Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr. Pepper are investing US$100 million to improve recycling collection and processing.
Government of Canada invests in solutions to recycle fibreglass
Jeosal Materials Research gets $118,625 from plastics innovation challenge fund.
Ontario shifting responsibility for Blue Box program to manufacturers
Government says moving the recycling program to producers would save municipalities more than $125 million annually.
Provinces, feds meet to find path to better plastics recycling plan
Canada only recycles about 9% of the plastic it produces.
Fast food players take tentative steps towards sustainable packaging
Canada is set to ban single-use plastics by 2021.
Styrofoam take-out boxes, straws among plastics ban targets
Canada currently throws out 12 times the plastic it recycles.
Toy manufacturer Hasbro announces pilot recycling program
Donated toys will be transformed into materials used to make other things.
GreenMantra’s recycling innovation
Putting the green in industrial wax production.
A cleaner burn: Durham-York’s alternative to landfills
A regional energy centre will process 140,000 tonnes of solid waste and create enough renewable energy to power 10,000 homes.