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Hannah Thibedeau · CBC News · Posted: Jun 09, 2019 2:15 PM ET | Last Updated: June 10
Government to ban single-use plastics by 2021
CBC News - CBC.ca
Axel Barrett April 2019
What is the difference between biodegradable - compostable and oxo-degradable???
Fresh Healthy Snacks, Good for you and Good for our Earth with NEW 100% Compostable Bags
Press Release December 18th, 2018
LET IT ROLL
Ontario packaging films producer keeps growing its share of global business with cutting-edge technologies and unwavering commitment to impeccable quality control ...
Made from APTRA® breathable microporous film, Provent 10,000 clothing does the job
APTRA protects hospital workers against H1N1 and other body fluid, blood and viral threats
Carolyn Jarvis and Megan Robinson 2019-04-29
Is Canada's recycling industry broken...a 3 part series
We have all heard this...the CBC news and many other reporters have been highlighting this issue. It's time for Canada to get serious about reducing, reusing and proper recycling. Compostable packaging should fit into the grand scheme.
Celplast: Plastics, Sustainability & Metallized Film
It’s 2019 and the plastic choke is well and truly on. One wonders about how much longer before the ocean “taps out” and pictures, like the one below, of a garbage patch off the coast of Hawaii make for grim reading...
NatureWorks Announces 100 Percent Third-Party Certified Sustainable Feedstock by 2020
February 14, 2019
BOPP Processor Focuses on Specialties
At one time, BI-AX International produced millions of pounds of BOPP film a year for a wide range of commodity products. But it has since transitioned toward higher-value niche products for medical and packaging.
From Corn To Plastics And Back Video
Evlon is a crystal clear, compostable packaging film, manufactured from NatureWorks PLA. NatureWorks is derived from plants, widely accessible, renewable natural resources. Evlon film can be used in many packaging applications.
Hospital Workers' Clothing Inadequate to Protect Against H1N1 and Other Body Fluid, Blood and Viral Threats, According to Kappler, Inc.
Made From APTRA® Breathable Microporous Film, Provent 10,000 Clothing Does the Job, but Education Is Required to Establish Higher Standards for Front-Line Healthcare Workers