1.1 What is product stewardship?
1.2 Why is product stewardship important?
1.3 What is the legislative framework?
1.4 What are the provincial stewardship organizations?
1.5 What are the provincial stewardship plans?
1.6 Determining if your organization or company is a steward
1.7 How do I determine if my organization or company is resident in a province?
1.8 What is a voluntary steward?
1.8.1 I would like to sign up as a voluntary steward; how do I join a stewardship organization?
1.9 What is packaging and printed paper?
1.9.1 What is packaging?
1.9.3 What is printed paper?
1.9.4 What does “supplied to the residential consumer” mean?
1.10 How do I determine if my business or organization is responsible as the brand owner, franchisor or first importer?
1.10.1 What is a brand owner?
1.10.2 What is a franchisor?
1.10.3 What is a first importer?
1.11 What is a small business policy?
1.12 How do I register with one or more stewardship programs
2.0.1 Accuracy of reports
2.0.2 Reporting and payment cycle
2.0.3 Step-by-step guide to compiling your steward report
2.1 Step one: Identify scope
2.2 Step two: Select a methodology
2.2.1 Specific identification method
2.2.2 Average Bill of Materials (ABOM) method
2.3 Step three: Obtain your sales data and/or information on services provided
2.3.1 Data that should not be included in your reports:
188.8.131.52 Durable Packaging: Packaging that performs an integral role in the long term use or storage of the product
184.108.40.206 Materials supplied to consumers but not managed in the residential waste stream
220.127.116.11 Transportation or distribution packaging removed from consumer’s home
18.104.22.168 Industrial, commercial or transportation packaging
22.214.171.124 Products and services supplied to commercial customers for their consumption may be omitted
126.96.36.199 Other items to exclude from your report:
2.4 Step four: Determine the weight of obligated materials for each product/service/activity
2.4.1 The component threshold rule
2.4.2 Once obtained, the weight of each material can be incorporated into your spreadsheet as follows:
2.5.1 Specific identification method
2.5.2 ABOM method
2.6 Step six: Identify any additional materials to report.
2.7 Step seven: Maintain the integrity of your reporting processes and data
2.7.1 Specific identification method
2.7.2 ABOM method
2.7.3 Additional materials
2.7.4 Process documentation
3.0 National material list
3.1 Printed Paper
3.2 Paper Packaging
3.3 Plastic Packaging
3.4 Steel Packaging
3.5 Aluminum Packaging
3.6 Glass Packaging