Draft PPP stewardship plan posted for review and workshop reminder

MMBC Draft Stewardship Plan for Packaging and Printed Paper (PPP) Available Now

Stakeholders Invited to Review and Comment

Multi-Material British Columbia (MMBC) has posted the Draft Packaging and Printed Paper Stewardship Plan for stakeholder review.

Information Documents

In addition to the draft stewardship plan, MMBC also has posted:

These documents are posted to provide stakeholders and producers with context when reviewing the Draft PPP Stewardship Plan but are not part of the plan.  These information documents will be the subject of discussions with stakeholders and producers during plan implementation.

MMBC Seeks Stakeholder Input

MMBC seeks stakeholder input on the draft plan. You are invited to submit your comments and opinions in one or more of the following:

  1. Consultation Workshop: Attend a consultation workshop in person or online by webcast to review and discuss the plan – Monday, October 29, 10 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m. (Pacific Time). (See details below.)
  2. Presentation at the Coast Waste Management Association conference on October 26, 2012, Fairmont Empress, Victoria at 2:00 p.m. (Pacific Time).
  3. MMBC Online Feedback: Use the convenient online forms to send in a question or comment, provide a more detailed submission and/or upload documents. All input conveyed in this manner will be considered as part of the consultation process. The online feedback form will be available on the MMBC website following the consultation workshop.
  4. MMBC Online Survey: Provide feedback by completing a MMBC Draft Stewardship Plan survey. The survey will be available on the MMBC website following the consultation workshop.


Reminder: Register to Attend October 29 Workshop on 
Draft MMBC PPP Stewardship Plan

Multi-Material British Columbia (MMBC) is hosting a workshop, with simultaneous webcast, to present information about and discuss the Draft Stewardship Plan for residential packaging and printed paper (PPP) in British Columbia.

The workshop takes place on Monday, October 29, from 10 a.m. to
4 p.m.

Register today to attend in person or by webcast

In persion location: Robson Square, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Of Note: If you are planning to attend the workshop in person, you may wish to plan a networking lunch with others attending the workshop.

Consultation Period

Stakeholders are welcome to submit written comments following the workshop.  Comments received by November 9, 2012 will be considered when preparing the PPP Stewardship Plan to be submitted to the Ministry of Environment (MOE) Director on November 19, 2012.

Comments received after this date but before December 14, 2012 will be considered when preparing an updated PPP Stewardship Plan to be provided to the Director in early January 2013.


For questions about the consultation workshop,

Visit the MMBC Website for Important Information About the PPP Stewardship Plan

The MMBC website offers important information about the PPP stewardship plan development process as well as a variety of options for stakeholders to be informed and to provide input.

It is recommended that you subscribe to MMBC’s RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds to get program news and updates delivered directly to your desktop. The MMBC Packaging and Printed Paper Stewardship Plan Blog provides a weekly highlight of important events, issues and ideas arising as we work toward and beyond the November 19, 2012 plan filing date with the BC Ministry of Environment (MOE).

Sign up and/or check back to the site often to find out about key dates and events, and review resources and reference documents.