NOVA Chemicals debuts first three 100% PE-PCR resins

NOVA Chemicals debuts first three 100% PE-PCR resins

Calgary, AB (April 6, 2021) – NOVA Chemicals Corporation (“NOVA Chemicals”) has introduced its first three grades of 100% post-consumer polyethylene resins. The post-consumer resin (PCR) grades each come from a dedicated source and are ideal for a range of flexible...
Government of Alberta Announces EPR Engagement

Government of Alberta Announces EPR Engagement

Taking action on consumer waste supports jobs, economy On March 18 the discussion paper was made available with the deadline to respond by April 30, 2021 March 17, 2021 – Alberta’s government is seeking ways to better manage this waste through a circular economy...
Alberta Plastics Data Project RFP

Alberta Plastics Data Project RFP

The Alberta Plastics Recycling Association is now accepting proposals for the Alberta Plastics Data Project RFP.  The deadline for submission is noon MT on February 10, 2021. Please submit questions and proposals to tammy [at] albertaplasticsrecycling.com Questions...
Government of Alberta Announces EPR Engagement

Alberta Partners Advance Plastics Data Project

Alberta Plastics Recycling Association Receives Zero Plastic Waste Funding from the Federal Government January 21, 2021 – The Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) is pleased to announce a new project to collect data on the generation of plastics within...
Foam Recycling Event Assesses Future Program Viability

Foam Recycling Event Assesses Future Program Viability

On Saturday September 12, a round up was held for Red Deer Residents to recycle Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) (commonly known by Dow’s tradename as Styrofoam). The pilot collection event was a collaboration between NOVA Chemicals, Styro-Go, the Alberta Recycling...