asics Taxpayers left holding the pla August 14, 2015

Taxpayers left holding the plastic bag When approached Tuesday to chat about the plastic bag ban monster he created, Councillor David Shiner gave a world weary sigh and contended it was week news. for one, I left for a seminar in Vancouver shortly after council vote last Wednesday evening and was not able to writeView Full Page…

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Taxing sugar would be illiberal and ineffective asics It costs the NHS dear, it shortens lifespans and destroys the quality of life of individuals and families after strokes, heart attacks and the onset of diabetes. In many ways, it is the “new tobacco”. And yet taxing it in the same way we tax tobacco andView Full Page…

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Taxing plastic shopping bags not the answer Plastic shopping bag asics s must not become the whipping boy for the garbage woes of the City of Toronto. In his drive to divert 70 per cent of Toronto’s solid waste from landfill by 2010, the new chair of Toronto’s public works and infrastructure committee has declaredView Full Page…