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  • Please ensure that all HR related documents and business cards are included in your steward report.
  • Please check the resin codes on your plastic packaging as different plastics are reported under different material categories.
  • Stewards may be able to use the Component Threshold Rule for packaging that is made up of two or more different material types when certain components of the package constitute a small proportion of the entire package. Please see Part Two, Section 2.4.1 of the Guidebook for more details on how to use the Component Threshold Rule.
  • Please include all secondary packaging that goes to the household such as the plastic wrap around multi-pack of tissue boxes or cleaning products.
  • Please include all material used for transport of e-commerce items to residential consumers.
  • For Recycle BC stewards, please review this FAQ regarding the obligated party for non-branded service packaging.

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You may supply other products that are not included in this sector tip sheet. Please refer to the sectors listed below if you supply any of these additional products and require assistance in identifying the material category for reporting the packaging or paper products associated with these products.

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