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On May 11, the Yukon Government amended two regulations: the Beverage Container Regulation and the Designated Material Regulation. Information about changes to the Designated Materials Program (...

Banning of plastic bags in Québec (city of Montréal, Brossard and 80 other municipalities around Montréal) and certain cities in British Columbia notably the City of Victoria and the City of...

British Columbia has strengthened their Integrated Pest Management regulation. The announcement is here...

Government is seeking input on a proposed amendment to the Recycling Regulation mostly related to the stewardship of beverages in containers: ...

Ontario’s Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) introduced bill 151, known as the Waste-Free Act as well as the new Strategy for a Waste Free Ontario: Building The Circular Economy....

RCC met with B.C. Ministry of Environment officials in regard to their policy update on the sales of pest and weed control products (the Integrated Pest Management Regulation) to review a number...

British Columbia introduced extended producer responsibility (EPR) for packaging and printed paper (PPP) under the Recycling Regulation that took effect 19 May 2014.

For information on the...

Ontario Retailer Priorities for the Next Provincial Government

In a...

RCC members may be aware that in 2011, Metro Vancouver announced that beginning in 2015 organic materials (all compostable material, including food, food scraps, food-soiled papers and packaged...

Manitoba’s Conservation Minister Gord Mackintosh has introduced Bill 55 - The Environment Amendment Act (Reducing Pesticide Exposure), which will significantly restrict the use and sale of...

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