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Single-Use Item Reduction Strategy

With your help, we've created a made-in-Vancouver strategy to dramatically reduce waste from single-use items.

Single-Use Item by-law toolkit for businesses, charities, and not-for-profits

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Single-use item information for businesses, charities, and not-for-profits

Guidance on complying with single-use item by-laws for shopping bags, straws, utensils, foam cups, and foam containers.


Information for residents on the bans and by-laws on single-use items.

Reusable shopping bag program

In partnership with non-profits and social enterprises, we're exploring options to provide free reusable shopping bags to residents in need.

Approved by-laws for single-use items


How we got here: review the Single-Use Item Reduction Strategy by-laws, documents, Council updates, consultation reports, and historic timeline.

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