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AgriRÉCUP/Cleanfarms confirmed as recognized management organization (RMO) for the recovery and valorization of agricultural plastics in Quebec

Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Quebec (July, 12 2023) –AgriRÉCUP/Cleanfarms is proud to be recognized by RECYC QUÉBEC as a management organization (RMO) for the recovery and recycling of plastics and packaging used in agriculture, as well as obsolete or unwanted pesticides and seeds. This recognition allows businesses that market such products in Quebec to fulfill their obligations under […]

Cleanfarms certified as a Great Place to Work®

Etobicoke, ON (June 29, 2023) – For the first time ever, Cleanfarms put itself to the “Great Place to Work®” test and the verdict is in. Exceeding each of its key criteria, Cleanfarms is now certified as a Great Place to Work®, illustrating the synergy between staff members’ passions for keeping Canadian farms clean and […]

Cleanfarms/AgriRÉCUP Hosts Federal Agriculture Minister’s Fact Finding Tour of Ag Plastic Recycling

Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, learned firsthand how Canadian farmers/growers are adopting practices to expand the return of used agricultural plastics so these resource materials can be recycled, helping to feed Canada’s emerging circular economy. Hosted Wednesday, June 7 by AgriRÉCUP, Minister Bibeau met with Executive Director, Barry Friesen to tour the […]

2022 a Year of New Opportunities for Farmers to Recycle More Agricultural Plastics

ETOBICOKE, ON (May 4, 2023) – Cleanfarms has posted its 2022 annual report, showcasing the expansion of on-the-ground programs that Canadian farmers can use to manage waste agricultural plastic products and packaging for recycling or safe disposal when they are no longer needed. In the report, Cleanfarms describes how opportunities to divert agricultural waste materials […]

Earth Day Shines Light on Agricultural Plastics Recycling Achievements

ETOBICOKE, Ontario — Earth Day on April 22 focuses on how people can adopt one initiative that when compounded by others doing the same thing, can achieve significant outcomes. This has never been more important than now, given concerns about climate change. One such action that many Canadian farmers take is recycling agricultural plastics. Through their […]