National Ban on Single-use Plastics – October 7, 2020

National Ban on Single-use Plastics – October 7, 2020

National Ban on Single-use Plastics – October 7, 2020

Scrums, news conferences, committees, conferences – highlights from the working day in Canadian politics:

In Gatineau, Que., Jonathan Wilkinson, the minister of environment and climate change, announces details of the federal government’s plan to ban certain single-use plastics. The minister is joined at the announcement by Steven Guilbeault, the minister of Canadian heritage.

In Calgary, Alberta Energy Minister Sonya Savage responds to questions about the federal government’s plan to ban certain single-use plastics.

During Question Period, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and members of his cabinet face inquiries concerning the government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.