Since the beginning of the health crisis, ÉEQ carried out analyses of the impact of COVID-19 on the recycling industry, on packaging ecodesign and on changes in consumer behaviour. In these challenging times and considering our mission, it was essential for us to make proposals aimed at achieving ambitious environmental goals for recovery and a green and circular growth […]
VANCOUVER, June 2, 2020 /CNW/ – Paper or plastic? Glass or tin? Or no packaging at all? A new research report from the National Zero Waste Council reveals the relationships between food waste, packaging and GHG emissions. It provides insight into how and when packaging can be applied to prevent food spoilage and waste to significantly reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) […]
In collaboration with the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), five major companies from the food, beverage and packaging industry in Quebec are joining forces and creating the Circular Plastics Taskforce or Groupe d’action plastiques circulaires (GAPC). The initiative, supported by Environment and Climate Change Canada and in which Éco Entreprises Québec will act as a […]
First study on the potentials and perspectives of circular economy in Québec presented by the Conseil du patronat du Québec, the Québec Business Council on the Environment (CPEQ) and Éco Entreprises Québec.
Packplay 2 is a three-part project (an international competition for design schools, an exhibition of the winning projects and a course book on packaging ecodesign) that revisits the projects submitted to the competition and relies on the creativity of students from around the world to support packaging ecodesign.
Do we really need another package? The Packplay concept, which relies on the creativity of students from around the world to support packaging ecodesign, emerged from the mind of Sylvain Allard, professor and director of the École de design de l’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM). In collaboration with major partner Éco Entreprises Québec, Allard […]