• Four carton manufacturers — Tetra Pak, Elopak, Evergreen Packaging and SIG Combibloc — formed the Carton Council, with the stated purpose of advancing improvements to carton recycling infrastructure in the United States.

  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, has released its “Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: 1990-2007” report. The report is available at http://epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/usinventoryreport.html.