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Canada Seeks to Ban Single-use Plastics by 2021

June 10, 2019

Via: Waste360

Canada’s government is looking to ban single-use plastics beginning in 2021, according to a CBC News report.

The full list of plastics to be banned by the federal government will follow the model chosen by the European Union, which voted in March to ban products made of oxo-degradable plastics, such as bags, the report notes. In addition, fast-food containers and cups made of expanded polystyrene also will be banned.

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