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feature Environment Recycling
September 15, 2022  

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

News Environment Plastics Processes
September 9, 2022  

Davis-Standard launches global sustainability initiative

News Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling
July 26, 2022  

Feds consulting on new rules for recyclability and composting to reduce plastic waste

feature Environment Research & Development
May 11, 2022  

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

feature Environment Research & Development Sustainability
April 19, 2022  

Why algae can be our next secret weapon to combat plastic pollution

News Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling Sustainability
April 6, 2022  

Circular Plastics Taskforce gets funding support from Quebec

News Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling
March 4, 2022  

Nearly 200 nations commit to developing a legally binding plastics pollution agreement

feature Canadian Plastics Environment Sustainability
December 20, 2021  

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

News Canadian Plastics Environment Materials
October 8, 2021  

McDonald’s Canada eliminating most single-use plastic foodservice products

feature 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

News Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging Research & Development Sustainability
August 25, 2021  

Cascades launching 100% recycled packaging for its Fluff & Tuff product line

feature Environment
August 20, 2021  

Tiny plastic residues threaten Atlantic and Guadeloupean oysters

feature Environment Materials Research & Development Sustainability
August 3, 2021  

Researchers develop pine sap-based thermally stable plastic

feature Canadian Plastics Environment Recycling Research & Development Sustainability
July 26, 2021  

A new water-based solution for recovering add-on value from waste plastic

feature Canadian Plastics Environment Materials Recycling Sustainability
May 6, 2021  

The ins and outs of using post-consumer resin in packaging

feature Environment Research & Development
January 13, 2021  

New study reveals how microplastic pollution travels

News Environment Materials Packaging
November 20, 2020  

Nova, Pregis partner to support clean water initiative

News Environment
September 22, 2020  

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

News Environment Research & Development
August 19, 2020  

Researchers detect micro- and nanoplastics in human organs, tissues

feature Environment Plastics Processes Recycling
July 29, 2020  

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

News Environment Sustainability
July 28, 2020  

EU approves tax on nonrecycled plastic waste

News Environment Recycling
July 23, 2020  

Rubbermaid, Terracycle partner to recycle food storage containers

News Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging
July 20, 2020  

KFC Canada to replace plastic buckets with bamboo by 2021

podcast COVID-19 Economy Environment Materials
July 17, 2020  

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

News Canadian Plastics Environment Packaging Sustainability
July 16, 2020  

Good Natured Products launches plant-based flexible packaging products

feature Environment Recycling Sustainability
July 2, 2020  

SC Johnson rolls out new cleaning bottles made from 100% recycled ocean plastic

feature Environment Recycling
June 18, 2020  

New payment card made with up to 98% upcycled plastic

News Environment Sustainability
June 17, 2020  

New fibreglass-reinforced watches made from ocean plastic waste