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Jewellery

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

Jewellery Packaging

Examples include: earring backings, necklace holders, box supplied with jewellery, etc.

Box

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging

 

Bag

  • Natural and Synthetic Textiles
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage

Report packaging made of Natural and Synthetic Textiles in Ontario only.

Recycle BC: please see here for information on a change in the responsible party for service packaging.

Tissue

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
 

Ribbon

  • Natural and Synthetic Textiles
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage

Report packaging made of Natural and Synthetic Textiles in Ontario only.

Backing

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Other Plastic Packaging (not listed above) <5 Litres - Non-Beverage

 

Protective packaging

  • Natural and Synthetic Textiles

Report packaging made of Natural and Synthetic Textiles in Ontario only.

Watch Screen Protector N/A
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
 
Warranty N/A
  • Other Printed Materials
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non-CNA/OCNA Members
 

 

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