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Media Highlight: Dalhousie professor says Canada's G7 anti‑plastics push limited by domestic action

Posted by Communications and Marketing on March 14, 2018 in Media Highlights

An environment professor at Dalhousie University says Canada's push to lead the G7 into a war against plastic garbage would get a whole lot more heft if the federal government started enacting stronger policies at home.

Tony Walker says Canada is actually lagging behind many other countries, at least 40 of which have enacted some sort of national policy to curb the use of single-use plastic drink bottles, plates, straws, and grocery bags.

​Read full story (​https://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/canada-s-g7-anti-plastics-push-limited-by-domestic-action-dalhousie-professor-1.3838930