What's Different in Canada

A Beginner's Guide to the Differences Between the Two Most Similar Countries on Earth

Duo-Tangs

A cardstock folder with a built-in three ring binder is called a Duo-Tang in Canada. This is another example of a “proprietary eponym,” where a brand name becomes synonymous with the category. Duo-Tang.  What a whacky name. 

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    Wait, there’s another name for these that ISN’T “Duo-Tang”? (Asks the American)
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