plastic ban

Feds Ban Plastics – Waste Reduction Council Says “We Have a Long Way to Go”

Jun 20, 2022 | 1:37pm

The federal government is moving closer to banning certain types of plastics from being manufactured. The ban was pushed back due to the pandemic and is now coming into effect. The federal government says it will ban companies from importing or making plastic bags and Styrofoam takeout containers by the end of this year. Environment […]

Restaurants Canada reacts to potential plastics ban

Jun 11, 2019 | 8:00am

Restaurants across Canada may need to prepare finding alternatives for items such as packaging or cutlery if the ban on single-use plastics comes into effect. On Monday morning, the Trudeau government announced its goal of placing the ban as early as 2021. Their plan surrounds banning items such as plastic straws, cutlery and packaging, items that are used by many Canadian […]