C – Resources & Industry

Articles to support courses in Canadian Geography, specifically natural resources and industry topics including issues related to Canadian resources and industries, impacts of resource policy, resource management, and consumer choices on resource sustainability, the growing importance of knowledge-based industries and human capital and the contribution of different industrial sectors to Canada’s export trade and economic performance

‘Plastic recycling is a myth’: what really happens to your rubbish? | Environment | The Guardian

You sort your recycling, leave it to be collected – and then what? From councils burning the lot to foreign landfill sites overflowing with British rubbish, Oliver Franklin-Wallis reports on a global waste crisis — Read on www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/aug/17/plastic-recycling-myth-what-really-happens-your-rubbish

Plastics, Grocery Stores and Farmers’ Markets – Argggghhh, don’t get me started…

The trigger for this blog post was a recent CBC Marketplace episode about how Canadian grocery stores can reduce or eliminate plastics by adopting the methods and means of a UK grocery store: Canada’s major grocery chains slow to tackle