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23rd December 2016

Prince Edward Island Environmental Handling Fees

Published by: Communications


Revised Environmental Handling Fees (EHFs) for the PEI Paint Stewardship Program (“PaintRecycle”) will come into effect on April 1, 2017. The current fee rates for these products continue to apply to sales made up to and including March 31, 2017. The fee rates are set by PCA’s board of directors, which includes leading industry representatives, and not by government.


Prince Edward Island Environmental Handling Fees


Paint container size range and standard sizesCurrent rates apply until March 31, 2017New rates as of
April 1, 2017
100 ml to 250 ml$0.25$0.45
251 ml to 1 litre (US quart)$0.50$0.75
1.01 litres to 5 litres (US gallon)$1.00$1.75
5.01 litres to 23 litres (US 5 gallon)$1.95$3.15
Aerosol paint (any size)$0.30$0.45