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Solving Waste through Reuse

Solving Waste through Reuse

The World Needs Plastics to Live Sustainably; and to Live Sustainably, We Must End Plastic Waste Last week, the Pew Charitable Trusts released a new report, “Breaking the Plastic Wave: A Comprehensive Assessment of Pathways Towards Stopping Ocean Plastic Pollution.”...

U.S. Plastic Resin Producers Set Goal to Recycle or Recover All Plastic Packaging by 2040

U.S. Plastic Resin Producers Set Goal to Recycle or Recover All Plastic Packaging by 2040

It’s ambitious, yet achievable—realistic—a true “stretch goal.”   In May of 2018 ACC’s Plastics Division announced three new circular economy goals to guide and accelerate the capture, recycling and recovery of plastics packaging. Although we and our members have...

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