Solid Waste & Recycling

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    Quebec study defends plastic shopping bags as not single-use

    May 15, 2018 by Canadian Plastics Industry Association

    Conducted by the Government of Quebec, the Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) found that no replacement option has an environmental advantage in the event of a ban on plastic shopping bags. A Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) is a cradle-to-grave analysis that assesses

  • Asbestos industry given $58M ‘lease on life’ by Quebec: Part 1

    July 17, 2012 by David S. McRobert

    But are Charest and Harper offering a chalice or handing employers in developing nations the Blade of Death? David McRobert The announcement late last week (June 29, 2012) that the Canadian asbestos industry may have just been given a second