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Register for National Meeting for Stewards

October 11, 2013 2:58 pm

Register for CSSA’s National Meeting for Stewards of Packaging and Printed Paper Programs in British Columbia, Manitoba and Ontario. Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance (CSSA) and our family of recycling organizations are pleased to invite stewards of packaging and printed paper programs in British Columbia, Manitoba and Ontario to the first annual national... Read More

What is EPR and Why is it Important?

September 16, 2013 1:10 pm

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) describes the comprehensive obligation that Canadian businesses have to reduce the environmental impact of their products and packaging.  Under the EPR model of cradle-to-grave product management, a producer’s responsibility spans the entire product management lifecycle, because that responsibility is extended to the post-consumer phase. This obligation encompasses... Read More

MMSW Waste Packaging and Paper Stewardship Plan Submitted to the Minister of Environment for Review

August 8, 2013 10:31 am

Multi-Material Stewardship Western (MMSW) submitted its Waste Packaging and Paper (WPP) Stewardship Plan to the Ministry of Environment on August 2, ahead of the August 6 deadline that was specified in The Household Packaging and Paper Stewardship Program Regulations. Waste Packaging and Paper Stewardship Plan, August 1 – Submitted to... Read More

Allen Langdon Appointed MMBC Managing Director

July 15, 2013 10:29 am

Allen Langdon has been appointed managing director of Multi-Material British Columbia (MMBC) effective July 15, 2013. To accept this new role, Mr. Langdon has resigned from his position as Vice President, Sustainability for the Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and stepped down from his position as MMBC Chair. Mr. Langdon... Read More