Jeosal Materials Research gets $118,625 from plastics innovation challenge fund.
Government says moving the recycling program to producers would save municipalities more than $125 million annually.
Canada only recycles about 9% of the plastic it produces.
Canada is set to ban single-use plastics by 2021.
Canada currently throws out 12 times the plastic it recycles.
Donated toys will be transformed into materials used to make other things.
Some of the grant will go towards a $2.2-billion expansion in Sarnia, including a new polyethylene facility.
Lafarge Canada to use scrap tires for fuel in its Brookfield cement plant.
Putting the green in industrial wax production.
LAVALTRIE, Quebec — Electronic waste recycler FCM Recycling Inc. has opened its new “state-of-the-art” plastics recycling facility in Cornwall, Ont. The 25,000 square-foot plant will produce up to 14,000 tonnes of both regrind and repro, and provide customized compounding services.…
Plastic flake is also being used as insulation to make coats for the homeless.
Yields a 97% successful component removal rate.
Snatched out of danger as it was heading for metal blades that chop up recyclables
Facility is a stone’s throw away from Tesla Motors’ electric battery gigafactory.
A 65,000 square-foot Quebec warehouse destroyed.