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Environment Materials Recycling Sustainability

March 23, 2023
Nova investing up to $4 billion to meet ‘bold’ ESG goals

Canadian Plastics Environment

February 10, 2023
What now?

Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling

October 12, 2022
What do we do about PPE waste?

Environment Recycling

September 15, 2022
With better standards, we could make plastics endlessly useful – and slash waste. Here’s how

Environment Plastics Processes

September 9, 2022
Davis-Standard launches global sustainability initiative

Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling

July 26, 2022
Feds consulting on new rules for recyclability and composting to reduce plastic waste

Environment Research & Development

May 11, 2022
Disease-causing parasites can hitch a ride on plastics and potentially spread through the sea, new research suggests

Environment Research & Development Sustainability

April 19, 2022
Why algae can be our next secret weapon to combat plastic pollution

Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling Sustainability

April 6, 2022
Circular Plastics Taskforce gets funding support from Quebec

Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling

March 4, 2022
Nearly 200 nations commit to developing a legally binding plastics pollution agreement

Canadian Plastics Environment Sustainability

December 20, 2021
Two years in, Canada’s Ghost Gear Program keeps gathering ocean waste (and momentum)

Canadian Plastics Environment Materials

October 8, 2021
McDonald’s Canada eliminating most single-use plastic foodservice products

Canadian Plastics Economy Environment

August 30, 2021
What mining, oil and gas industries can learn from Sudbury, the city that went from major polluter to thriving environment

Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging Research & Development Sustainability

August 25, 2021
Cascades launching 100% recycled packaging for its Fluff & Tuff product line


August 20, 2021
Tiny plastic residues threaten Atlantic and Guadeloupean oysters

Environment Materials Research & Development Sustainability

August 3, 2021
Researchers develop pine sap-based thermally stable plastic

Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling Research & Development Sustainability

July 26, 2021
A new water-based solution for recovering add-on value from waste plastic

Canadian Plastics Environment Materials Recycling Sustainability

May 6, 2021
The ins and outs of using post-consumer resin in packaging

Environment Research & Development

January 13, 2021
New study reveals how microplastic pollution travels

Environment Materials Packaging

November 20, 2020
Nova, Pregis partner to support clean water initiative


September 22, 2020
Feds allow Ontario, New Brunswick to use their own carbon-pricing systems for big industrial emitters

Environment Research & Development

August 19, 2020
Researchers detect micro- and nanoplastics in human organs, tissues

Environment Plastics Processes Recycling

July 29, 2020
Mastercard launches new sustainable cards made from biodegradable, ocean-bound and recyclable plastics

Environment Sustainability

July 28, 2020
EU approves tax on nonrecycled plastic waste

Environment Recycling

July 23, 2020
Rubbermaid, Terracycle partner to recycle food storage containers

Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging

July 20, 2020
KFC Canada to replace plastic buckets with bamboo by 2021

Economy Environment Materials

July 17, 2020
Canadian Plastics podcast: Resin supply, demand and pricing during COVID-19, Part 5: Engineering resins

Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging Sustainability

July 16, 2020
Good Natured Products launches plant-based flexible packaging products