Ministry of Environment

New Products and Amendments


On July 22, 2011, the Recycling Regulation was amended to change the effective date for expansion of the electronic and electrical product category from April 1, 2011 to October 1, 2011. Please see the following Order in Council for details on the regulatory amendment.


In May 2011, the Recycling Regulation was amended to add a new product category for Packaging and Printed Paper and make minor amendments. For detailed information refer to the Recycling Regulation.

  • For a more details of this amendment please click here (PDF/152 KB)

Packaging and Printed Paper

 

Packaging and Printed Paper

Stewardship Plan Submitted to Ministry

November 19, 2012

Launch Recycling Program

May 19, 2014

 

 

Antifreeze and Lead-Acid Batteries

In December 2009, the Recycling Regulation was amended to add new product categories for Antifreeze and Lead Acid Batteries, extend the compliance deadlines for some electrical and electronic products and make minor administrative amendments.  For detailed information refer to the Recycling Regulation.

 

Lead-Acid Batteries

Antifreeze

Stewardship Plan Submitted to Ministry

October 1, 2010

October 1, 2010

Launch Recycling Program

July 1, 2011

July 1, 2011


Electronics and Electrical Product Category

  • Click here for the Electronics and Electrical Product Category page

Minor Amendments

The Recycling Regulation was amended to change the definition of producer so that it more clearly captures producers that import products for their own commercial use.