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No good box should go to the dump!

(20 April 2015) The paper packaging industry wants old corrugated boxes banned from landfill. A couple of provinces have already done so (Nova Scotia and PEI) but so far the others (including Quebec, Manitoba and Ontario) have only talked about it. It’s time for action! Read the rest of the post here…

Why do we junk so much good stuff?

(09 April 2015) A third independent scientific study has raised concerns about re-using plastic crates to deliver fresh produce to retailers. This time it’s from the Center for Food Safety at the University of Arkansas. Read the rest of the post here…

Blue Box great for household paper: almost 80% recovered

(23 March 2015) The world’s first Blue Box system was launched in Ontario over 30 years ago, went on to win a United Nations award, and today remains a convenient and easy method of collecting various materials from households and sending them on for recycling.[…]. Read the rest of the post here…