Plan for the Ban: New Year, New Canadian Plastics Regulation Update

Plan for the Ban: New Year, New Canadian Plastics Regulation Update January 18, 2023 Environmental Law Bulletin 10 minute read Overview In an effort to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030, the Canadian federal government, along with a number of provincial, territorial and municipal governments have introduced regulations and newContinue Reading

The Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences (CASTL) announces location for Quebec Biomanufacturing Training Facility

CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island & MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences (CASTL) announced today its expansion into Quebec with the location of their future Biomanufacturing Training Facility in Montreal. Located at 4100 Molson Street, in the heart of the Technopôle Angus, the new 4544 squareContinue Reading

Governor Hochul Announces Agreement with Canadian Firm Li-Cycle to Create Nearly 270 Jobs in Monroe County

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced New York State’s agreement with Li-Cycle, a Canadian lithium-ion battery resource recovery company, to create nearly 270 jobs in Monroe County through the performance-based Excelsior Jobs Tax Credit Program. The company will expand its U.S. operations through a new facility known as the Rochester Hub,Continue Reading

Results From Canadian Circular Plastics Taskforce Pilot Confirm Digimarc Recycle Improves Sortation of Flexible Packaging

BEAVERTON, Ore., Oct. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Digimarc Corporation (Nasdaq: DMRC), a global leader in product digitization, announces positive results from a Canadian recycling pilot project assessing the effectiveness of Digimarc Recycle in improving recycling sortation. The project – a first in North America – assessed the effectiveness of DigimarcContinue Reading

Canadian Cities Join the Global Destination Sustainability Index through Destination Canada

Significant move cements Destination Canada’s business event sustainability commitments and advances the Canadian Business Event Sustainability Plan VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Destination Canada is pleased to announce the next phase of its Canadian Business Event Sustainability Plan as domestic partners across the country embark on the GlobalContinue Reading

Canadian Farmers Edge 2021 Recycling Rate for Empty Ag Plastic Jugs to 77%

/EIN News/ — ETOBICOKE, Ontario, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian farmers/producers continue to demonstrate their commitment to ensuring empty ag-product containers used for pesticides and fertilizers are returned for recycling. Cleanfarms, the national stewardship organization that develops and operates programs to help producers manage on-farm agricultural waste materialsContinue Reading