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When plastics go bio - The good, the bad, and the not-so-terrible alternatives
world
Britain seeks ban of single-use plastic plates and cutlery
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Watch companies are drawing attention to plastic pollution in the ocean
international business
McDonald’s to drastically cut use of plastic in Happy Meal toys by end of 2025
british columbia
Non-profit Ocean Cleanup struggles to fulfill promise to remove plastic from Pacific
international business
PepsiCo to cut back plastic use, expand its SodaStream business as part of sustainability push
report on business
Plastics manufacturers seek to quash toxic designation in court
british columbia
B.C. to fund cleanup projects for marine fishing debris
opinion
Put a price on Canada’s plastic waste, not its advanced chemistry
David Knight Legg
featured reports
These Canadian companies have joined the fight to curb plastic consumption
opinion
Ban single-use plastic? Right problem, wrong solution
DOMENIC DI MONDO
canada
Between masks, gloves and disinfectant wipes, COVID-19 has us drowning in plastic
report on business
Canadian firms sign global pledge to make plastic packaging more recyclable
alberta
Ottawa’s new plastics designation will hurt Alberta’s recovery, Jason Kenney says
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How investors can benefit from ‘COVID-19 and The New Age of Copper’
world
Hidden beneath the ocean’s surface, nearly 16 million tons of microplastic
politics
Ottawa to ban some single-use plastics, such as straws and grocery bags, next year
british columbia
B.C. approves plastic bylaws in five communities, aims for provincial plan
world
Italy garbage dips with coronavirus lockdowns, but plastics rise
european business
Economic meltdown threatens Europe’s war on plastic
opinion
We are all plastic people now, in ways we can’t see – and can no longer ignore
Rick Smith
canada
Searching for microplastics within the human body
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asia-pacific business
Amazon India scraps single-use plastic in packaging
canada
Canadian Arctic awash in microplastics, study finds
british columbia
B.C. government approves bylaw, moving Saanich closer to a ban on single-use plastic bags
canada
Ottawa set to declare plastics as toxic substance
canada
9 ways to start a zero-waste lifestyle that you can actually sustain
british columbia
Reusable bags may not be the panacea to too much plastic
u.s. business
Nearly half a million people sign petition asking Target to stop using plastic bags
advisor stocks
Stocks to limit a portfolio’s exposure to plastic waste
canada
Study of seven remote Arctic belugas finds microplastics in the innards of each whale