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Minimum Wage

New Brunswick’s minimum wage to increase by five cents

February 26, 2021

Member Update/Impact The New Brunswick government has announced that on April 1, 2021, the province’s minimum wage will increase by $0.05 to $11.75 per hour.  Background Minimum wage in New Brunswick is indexed to province’s Consumer Price Index for the previous year and rounded to the nearest five cents.  Minimum wage is adjusted on April … Continued

British Columbia

B.C.’s innovative voluntary end-of-life program for textile management

February 25, 2021

Retailers know that British Columbia has the largest suite of products managed under mandatory end-of-life product stewardship regimes of any North American jurisdiction.  British Columbia also has a voluntary textile recovery program that is financially self-sustaining – and operates outside of the province’s regulation.  The program provides a great example of voluntary end-of-life product management … Continued

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