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What’s included in Canada’s single-use plastics ban?

The Canadian government has announced that these items will be included in the proposed single-use plastics ban that will take effect next year:

  • Grocery checkout bags
  • Straws
  • Stir sticks
  • Six-pack rings
  • Plastic cutlery
  • Food takeout containers made from hard-to-recycle plastics (like black plastic packaging)

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