Black plastic may be strong, durable, and work well for takeout food, but it can’t be recycled in the City of Toronto, and that makes it not cool!
More to come on this important topic, so please check back soon.
In the meantime, don’t buy plastic items if you don’t intend to use them for a very, very long time.
For me, as delicious as it is, takeout chicken from Metro is not worth having the bottom half of the container live forever in landfill. Same goes for President’s Choice Biscuits for Cheese and many other convenient and delicious food products. Sigh.