Stifling Economic Recovery, Canada’s Plastic Ban Will Do More Harm Than Good

Just as Alberta released its plan to expand its petrochemical and plastics industries, Canada’s federal government took a dramatic sidestep by announcing its intention to ban some single-use plastics in 2021 and label manufactured plastic items as “toxic”.

While there have been regional and local initiatives in North America to pass similar bans, this is the first being done on ...

Source: Energy In Depth