Ministry of Environment

Product Stewardship

Paints Beverage Containers Lead-acid Batteries Used Lubricating Oil, Filters and Containers Pharmaceuticals Solvents and Flammable Liquids, Gasoline and Pesticides Tires Electronics, Electrical, Batteries and Light Bulbs

British Columbia’s Industry-led Product Stewardship programs require producers of designated products to take Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for the life cycle management of their products, including collection and recycling.

The Recycling Regulation, under authority of the Environmental Management Act, sets out the requirements for Product Stewardship in B.C.








Recycling Regulation
Recycling Regulation Guide
New Products and Amendments
Want to Recycle?
Industry Product Stewardship Programs
EPR e-Link Messages