Closing Plenary: A Circular Economy. Now.

Canadian Water Summit

Closing Plenary: A Circular Economy. Now.

04:00 PM June 10, 2021

In the past few years, we have seen companies across Canada take bold steps towards operations that embrace extended producer responsibility and a “circular economy,” which keeps plastics and other waste streams out of our waterways and turns these resources back into productive use.  How is the term ‘circular economy’ (and others like ‘upcycling’) being defined in policy?  Do municipalities have the authority to enforce materials recovery?  Learn about some new water success stories towards full lifecycle practices in our currently “linear economy.”