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Environment and Climate Change Canada Webinar on Zero Plastic Waste

The Government of Canada is committed to being a global leader in reducing plastic waste and pollution. Over the past year, Canada has championed an international Ocean Plastics Charter, worked with provinces and territories to launch a Canada-wide Strategy on Zero Plastic … Continue reading

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APRA Members Act to Keep Plastics out of the Environment

Dear members; In April 2019 the Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) Board of Directors set a guideline for its members to sign and adopt OPERATION CLEAN SWEEP ® (OCS) by 2022. OCS is a free program that provides information and a best-practice guide for … Continue reading

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Sept. 19 Resource Recovery Conference

Join us: One-day conference covering topics vital to developing sound public policy for advancing zero waste goals throughout Canada. Resource Recovery Website and More Info

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May 26 River Clean Up

Join APRA on Sunday, May 26 as we help pick up litter and clean the pathways. ​The Pathway and River Cleanup is an annual City event planned for the first Sunday in May has been moved to May 26. During the … Continue reading

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Recycled Plastic Benches Part of Canada Winter Games Sustainability Legacy

The Gary W. Harris Celebration Plaza in downtown Red Deer will feature benches made by Alberta-based Full Circle Plastics with funding from the Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) and the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA). The company uses 100% post-consumer … Continue reading

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Send your recycling or plastics-related event info to info@albertaplasticsrecycling.com

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