Alberta Plastics Recycling Association

APRA facilitates partnerships and programs to advance circularity across the plastics value chain

Agricultural Plastics

The Agricultural Plastics Working Group (APRG) is operating the Ag Plastics: Recycle It! pilot for grain bags and twine. APRA continues to be an active participant and advocate for a permanent program.

Recycling Markets

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Industry News & Events

APRA AGM November 24

APRA AGM November 24

APRA will hold its 31st Annual General Meeting online on November 24 at 2:30 pm. Please RSVP to info@albertplasticsrecycling.com

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New name for Government Ministry under Smith…

New name for Government Ministry under Smith…

The Government of Alberta has been renamed from Alberta Environment and Parks to Alberta Environment and Protected Areas. Sonya Savage was sworn in as the new Environment Minister on October 24, 2022 under Premier Smith. For more information on these changes click the...

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 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.

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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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Alberta Contacts

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.  

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Membership

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.

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