Austin has begun testing phase 2 of the violet trash bag program, in which bag kiosks are being added to the heaviest hit areas of the city.
Braskem Delta will be the first new polypropylene facility built in North America since 2003.
The state is already on track to implement a July 2020 ban on grocery store plastic bags.
E-Scrap News reports an additive will be used for a nearly $3 million glass cleanup left behind from now-closed processor GES.
The partnership aims to further develop Quantafuel’s technology for chemical recycling and license the jointly developed technology to other parties.
The grants aim to help Massachusetts communities maximize their organics recycling and waste reduction programs.
The Clean Cities, Blue Ocean program aims to improve waste management in areas where the ocean plastic crisis is more acute.
Sodexo is the first global foodservice company to tie its financing to its performance in preventing food waste.
The global standard will help advance adoption of certified material for common packing materials, beginning with plastic.