Waste-reduction law puts responsibility for products’ end-of-life costs on manufacturers

The waste-reduction legislation just passed in Ontario will please consumers, who will no longer have to pay so-called eco fees when they buy a new television, fees that can add up to $39.50 to the cost of the item. The law will also place more responsibility on producers to design products and packaging for reuse … Continue reading Waste-reduction law puts responsibility for products’ end-of-life costs on manufacturers