Key regions include Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Louisiana and Texas.
The statewide ban will take effect by January 2022.
The team will harmonize actions and responses regarding the pandemic’s impact on the international recycling industry.
Shortages of personal protective equipment are putting waste and recycling workers more at risk of being exposed to COVID-19.
A growing number of companies want cards made of biodegradable PVC to aim for the eco-sustainability of their products and to comply with European guidelines.
The glass recycler will use Enact to standardize data collection and quality programs at 31 of its recycling plants.
Integrated Waste Solutions Group also received funding from NOVA Infrastructure.
The program, which has been approved by the CDC, enables thousands of masks to be sterilized each day.