December 1, 2015 News

CPIA, Wittmann Canada partner on Army Run recycling

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) and processing and auxiliary equipment maker Wittmann Canada partnered to support a successful, enhanced recycling effort at the 2015 Canada Army Run held in September. Held in Ottawa and Gatineau on September 20, the

September 2, 2015 News

CPIA partners with Quebec cities for polystyrene recycling

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) is partnering with the Quebec city of Pointe-Claire to organize special events for polystyrene collection. Residents of Pointe-Claire are invited to bring the post-cnsumer polystyrene – which is marked with the number “6” inside

August 5, 2015 News

ACCORDING TO JIM: Talking with the CPIA Leader of the Year

by Canadian Plastics

Jim Ellies, president and COO of Gracious Living Innovations.

June 24, 2015 News

CPIA announces 2015 Plastics Industry Leadership Award winners

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) announced the winners of the 2015 Plastics Industry Leadership Awards. The Leader of the Year Award recipient for 2015 is Jim Ellies. A 35 year veteran of Canada’s plastics industry, Ellies is the president

May 13, 2015 News

CPIA Plastics Industry Leadership Awards Dinner

by Canadian Plastics

Join us to recognize and celebrate outstanding individuals and companies for their commitment and dedication to Canada’s plastics industry. Our celebration will feature: • Awards presentation to industry leaders • Delicious three course dinner, including wine • Networking with industry

April 13, 2015 News

Plastic packaging recycling in Canada up by 9% in 2013: report

by Canadian Plastics

An additional 9% of plastic packaging was recycled in Canada in 2013 compared with 2012, a new report concludes. Complied by Moore Recycling Associates Inc. and released by the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), the report attributes the increase to

March 30, 2015 News

Montreal to examine banning plastic grocery bags

by Canadian Plastics

City to begin public consultation in May; CPIA forming task force to fight proposed ban.

March 29, 2015 News

Last chance to submit names for CPIA Industry Leadership Awards

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) is still accepting nominations for its annual Plastics Industry Leadership Awards, designed to recognize outstanding individuals and businesses for their commitment and dedication to the growth and sustainability of the Canadian plastics industry. The

February 11, 2015 News

Access to Canadian plastics recycling at its highest level in 10 years: CPIA report

by Canadian Plastics

The number of recycling programs in Canada that now accept and recycle a wide range of plastic packaging has grown to the largest ever in 10 years, a new report released by the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) says, as

January 15, 2015 News

CPIA Info Session: Sustainability throughout the Plastics Life Cycle

by Canadian Plastics

This information session will focus on plastics packaging and recycling innovations, and bring together stakeholders throughout the plastics value chain. Objectives Highlight and celebrate successes that have been achieved in the recycling of plastics packaging. Demonstrate the opportunity for the