How to beat plastic pollution!

  • With 359 Million Metric tonnes produced globally in 2018, the rate of plastic production has climbed steadily over the last 70 years.
  • We currently have 9.2 billion tons of the stuff to deal with and more than 6.9 billion tons has become waste. 

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  • There are five growing islands of plastic waste floating in the world’s oceans. It’s been estimated that these five islands constitute only 5% of plastic in the ocean.  The other 95% either sank or has broken down into micro-plastics.

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What does the Canadian Government have to say?

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DO YOUR PART – HELP REDUCE AND ELIMINATE PLASTIC WASTE!

 

Case Recovery Program 2020

Case Recovery Box

The eco-train Case Recovery Box can be found in any of our retail partner’s stores.  To find a retail partner near you please check out the “STORE LOCATOR” page.    Retail partners will collect and return the contents of the box back to eco-train for sorting.   Cases that can be returned to a Brand Sponsor for recycling or composting will be and ALL other mixed plastic cases will be put into a “Waste To Energy Program”.  The Case Recovery Program aims to extract as much value from these materials as possible while striving to reduce the amount of plastic waste generated by the cell phone case industry.   

Case Recovery Program 2020