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Promotional Mail, Calendars and Pamphlets

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

Promotional mail

Letter

  • Other Printed Materials

 

Magazine / Catalogue

  • Magazines
  • Catalogues
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members
Magazines and catalogues printed on newsprint should be reported under Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars) or Other Newsprint – Non  CNA/OCNA Members.

Inserts

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
 

Protective film

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

Envelopes

  • Other Printed Materials
 
Flyers
  • Newsprint (Insets and Circulars)
  • Other Printed Materials
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members
 

Promotional calendars

N/A

  • Other Printed Materials

Free promotional calendars distributed to residential consumers should be included in your steward report.

Purchased Calendars

N/A

  • Purchased Posters, Calendars, Greeting Cards & Envelopes
Report purchased calendars, posters, greeting cards & envelopes in BC and SK only.

Newsletters 

N/A

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members

 

Newspaper

Newspapers

  • Newspapers
  • Newsprint - Publishers
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members

 

Protective film

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

Subscription letters

  • Other Printed Materials
 

Envelope

  • Other Printed Materials
 

Pamphlets

N/A

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non CNA/OCNA Members

 

Lottery tickets

N/A

  • Other Printed Materials

 

Scratch cards 

N/A

  • Other Printed Materials

 

 

 

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