Too often, products are overpackaged rather than packaged based on what’s necessary to protect the product. This report contains a number of recommendations, including legislative measures, to accelerate the transition of Canada’s food retailers toward zero waste practices.
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The existing challenges and opportunities around providing zero waste options for food retailers
Current consumer zero waste practices
Équiterre’s recommendations to accelerate the transition
pdf - 25.47 mb Report_Solutions to reduce the amount of packaging used by Canadian food retailersSee document
pdf - 0.76 mb Executive summary_Zero wasteSee document
This report was prepared in collaboration with the Réseau de recherche en économie circulaire.