Diversion of all plastics wastes from landfills in Alberta
To facilitate the development of efficient and effective programs to manage plastics waste through the use of waste management options, including reduction, re-use, recycling and energy recovery
APRA is committed to the hierarchy of the 4Rs- Reduce, Re-use, Recycle and Recover.
APRA Recognizes that a pro-active approach to plastics recycling offers many advantages to society.
APRA Supports programs where plastic wastes are processed in a sustainable way while protecting the environment and workers’ health and safety.
APRA believes plastic waste in the landfill can be eliminated, through an integrated approach to waste management, which includes reduction, re-use, recycling and energy recovery.
APRA believes industry must continue to demonstrate to government and the public that it is taking responsibility and a leadership role, in providing stewardship solutions to plastic waste.
APRA understands that important business opportunities exist in resolving plastic waste issues through plastics recycling and integrated solid-waste projects, including energy recovery.