Plastic Waste – Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Rule Proposed by Ontario, Canada

On October 19, 2020 the Ontario, Canada government issued a proposed rule upon which public comments are due by December 3, 2020  that is intended to make “… producers responsible for blue box programs and … make amendments to … [regulations that would] sunset municipal obligations to run blue box systems after transition to full producer responsibility …” – Existing Blue Box regulations are here: – Ontario discussion of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is here: #SingleUsePlastic #Recycling #BlueBox