Canadian Government quietly made 'backdoor' agreement with U.S. that could undermine treaty on plastic waste
Environmental groups are accusing the Trudeau government of acting in bad faith after it quietly signed a bilateral agreement with the U.S. that could allow it to evade some of its obligations to stop shipping plastic waste to poor countries around the world.
How to Fight Plastic Pollution
Left unchecked, petrochemical giants and fast-moving consumer companies are on course to cover the planet in plastic – all for their profit. The fightback starts here. We’re uniting with a diverse, global movement that’s working to create a future free from plastic pollution, a future in which people and planet come first.
We have a plastic problem and Loblaw is part of it
You may have heard that plastic in our ocean will soon outweigh fish and that each of us eats a credit card worth of micro plastic each week. Here’s another stat: The packaged goods industry – my industry – is responsible for one-third of all that plastic waste...If we’re one-third of the problem, we should be at least one-third of the solution.