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Blue Box Regulation

On June 3, 2021, The Minster of the Environment, Conservation & Parks announced the filing of regulation O. Reg. 391/21, which transfers the financial and operational responsibility of Ontario’s Blue Box program to producers of plastic and other packaging. The final Environmental Registry of Ontario posting on the Blue Box Regulation can be found here. This document highlights key information for municipalities, Producer Responsibility Organizations (PROs) and processors to comply with the Blue Box Regulation.