Industry News & Events
Thank you to those of you who were able to attend APRA’s 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) held virtually on November 24, 2022. I am pleased to inform you of the successful candidates who will fill the vacant seats on APRA’s Board of Directors. They are Shelley Hiron,...
Register now for the upcoming webinar about microplastics, part of a series of information sessions hosted by NAIT Corporate and Continuing Education. In this webinar you will hear from Jeremiah Bryksa, NAIT’s resident microplastic subject-matter expert, and learn...
Prairie Provinces “Home-grown” Solution – PolyAg and Berry Global’s Masterful Example of the Circular Economy
As the use of agricultural films increases on farms, so does the need for recycling agricultural plastics. PolyAg, an Alberta company, along with its successful partnerships, are leading the way in how closed-loop recycling can be applied. This circularity increases...
Programs & Projects
The Alberta Plastics Recycling Association is focused on advancing plastics circularity in Alberta. We have projects underway including a provincial pilot program to recycle grain bags and twine.
FAQs and Links
Learn more about the invention of plastics, the challenges and opportunities for recycling and how it is made into new materials.
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APRA members are knowledgeable processors and recyclers and can assist with recycling your plastics. Let them know what material you have (plastics id number if possible), how much you have and where you are located.
As a member of APRA, you will join like-minded individuals seeking solutions to advance a circular economy and face unique industry challenges together. Explore management and recycling opportunities.