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Envelopes, Labels and Boxes

This information helps stewards report using the correct material categories. If you require further assistance determining which category is right for your materials, please use the Materials Tool.

COMMON PRODUCTS

COMPONENTS

TYPICAL WERECYCLE MATERIAL SUBCATEGORIES

REPORTING TIPS

Purchased Envelopes

N/A

  • Purchased Posters, Calendars, Greeting Cards & Envelopes

Report calendars, posters, greeting cards and envelopes purchased as a product (excluding promotional materials distributed for free) in BC and SK only.

Labels

 

Box

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging

 

Sticker paper

  • Paper Laminates
 

Protective film

  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
 

Boxes

Corrugated cardboard moving boxes, banker boxes, cardboard boxes, gift boxes
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
In BC, these items are designated Packaging-Like Products. Learn more

Bubble Wrap

N/A

  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB - Plastic Film
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
In BC, bubble wrap sold as a product is designated packaging like product and must be included in your steward report.  Also report any packaging associated with the product.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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