More Value, Less Waste
The third strategy proposed by ÉEQ is the optimization of packaging recyclability.
Not all materials have the same recycling potential. That is why recyclability must be considered at the earliest stages of packaging design in order to ensure it is compatible with current curbside recycling processes.
In 2011, ÉEQ produced a new tool in the form of fact sheets to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of curbside recycling. These fact sheets produce diagnostics and present recommendations as to the impacts some packaging may have on Quebec’s curbside collection and recycling stream
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