29 Jun '17, 3pm

Vancouver on track to kill wasteful single-use packaging

Vancouver on track to kill wasteful single-use packaging

city – no easy feat for an area with over 600,000 people. But as part of its Greenest City Action Plan , the city is exploring options to limit single-use packaging, like all those coffee cups, plastic bags and foam take-out containers littering our landfills . This summer they’re launching a pilot program to allow restaurants to fill take-out orders in reusable containers brought by patrons.

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