Waste & Recycling

  • CME raises concerns over federal plastics ban

    October 30, 2020 by Dennis Darby, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters President and CEO

    Calls on the government to ensure that it identifies and addresses, in partnership with industry, potential negative impacts

  • TOMRA calls for global plastic action

    October 22, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    ASKER, Norway – TOMRA has backed calls for a United Nations treaty to address global plastic pollution. The Norway-headquartered company has signed an international corporate manifesto, The Business Call for a UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution, which calls on governments

  • Tim Hortons steps up to plastics ban

    October 13, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    TORONTO – Tim Hortons says it is in the process of introducing paper straws in its 4,000 restaurants in Canada and plans to complete the transition from plastic by early 2021. Almost 90 Tim Hortons restaurants in and near Vancouver