The Circular Economy Leaders Consortium Virtual Knowledge Session: Plastics Recycling in Canada
On July 11, the Circular Economy Leaders Consortium (CEC) hosted a virtual knowledge session with EFS Plastics on plastic recycling in Canada.
This special webinar provided the audience with an overview of EFS plastics business operations, offering insight into what they do, the raw materials, and end products. Speaker, Mark Mark Sabourin discusses the lifecycle of plastics from a Canadian household blue cart and spoke to new trends and ideas in recycled materials and consumer packaging design.
Discussions broke out about:
- Barrier to recyclability
- Types of plastics and hard to recycle plastics
- The recycling process
- Post-consumer recycled content
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