Resulting from on-going economic analysis and market conditions, a provincial UOMA will implement a modest increase on the EHC on certain products. After such a review, SOGHU has increased the EHC on containers effective July 1, 2016 in Quebec.

The EHC on HDPE or Metal containers goes from $0.10 to $0.12 per litre for container sized 50 litres ore less. For Non-Metal and Non-HDPE containers, the EHC moves from $0.17 to $0.20 per litre for containers sized 50 litres or less.

For the list containing all the EHC Applicable Products, effective July 1, 2016, visit and click on the link to the current list.