Decision comes as Quebec navigates a waste-management crisis with four Montreal-area recycling plants shutting their doors.
Initiative is projected to save one million kilograms of virgin plastic this year.
Combining aims to strengthen their voice about urgent plastics issues with important stakeholders.
OCS Blue is an international product stewardship program aimed at the prevention of plastic pellet, flake and powder leakage to the environment.
Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr. Pepper are investing US$100 million to improve recycling collection and processing.
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.…