Building a Circular Economy

Re-using, recycling, or recovering 100% of plastic packaging will benefit both the environment and business.

Circular Economy News

U.S. plastic resin producers set goal to recycle or recover all plastic packaging by 2040.

Comparing environmental impacts of packaging materials shows advantages of plastics.

Save Our Seas Act addresses the lack of waste management in developing countries.

Innovations in Sustainability

Learn about an innovative program piloting single-stream curbside recycling of flexible plastic packaging at a MRF in Pennsylvania.
Explore the Program

Discover a new project in Oregon demonstrating the efficiency and value of secondary sorting facilities.
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Plastic Packaging by Industry

Plastic Packaging News

Innovative Recycling Demonstration Project to Launch in Oregon

Plastics Industry Association, June 19, 2019

Sorting Fact from Fiction: Can Plastic Packaging and the Circular Economy Co-Exist?

Gerald Rebitzer, February 15, 2019

Renewology gets nod for Phoenix mixed-plastics facility

Plastics Recycling Update, February 13, 2019

Can a New Global Alliance Catalyze Investments and Models to End Plastic Waste? We Think It Can

American Chemistry Council, February 15, 2019