The Costs and Benefits of the Next Steps towards Zero Plastics Wastes

Stack of plastic bottles for recycling against blue sky

Originally published by Devin Tuttle, ECO Canada for our research community On October 7, 2020, Ottawa announced the next steps towards the Government of Canada’s current objective of achieving zero plastic waste by 2030. The updated legislation includes a ban on single-use plastics, proposes a national plan to recover and recycle plastics, and holds companies […]

 The Reformed Fisheries and Aquaculture Act

Originally published by Seun Afolabi, ECO Canada for members of our Research Community      Until recently, Canada was the only major farmed seafood producing country in the world without modern national legislation specifically designed to govern a responsible and sustainable aquaculture industry.1 This looks set to change with the announcement of a reformed Fisheries and […]