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Plastic Recycling News

Cascades to Supply Recycled Plastic for Medical Visors
Cascades already manufactures rolls of extruded plastic to supply Tristan.
April 8th 2020
Plastic Waste and Scrap Exports Dipped Over 20%
The U.S. imports of plastic waste, scrap saw marginal decline by 0.15% in Jan-Feb ’20…
April 7th 2020
Tech Company Explains Process to Convert Plastics into Chemicals
Anellotech was founded in 2008 to develop a technology platform to create more sustainable products.
April 6th 2020
New York Postpones Single-use Plastic Bag Enforcement
This move is due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has delayed a bag ban-related lawsuit between…
April 6th 2020
Plastic Bag Ban Bill Becomes Law in Washington
The retail establishments are required to charge $0.08 per reusable plastic film bag or carryout…
April 2nd 2020
EGRI Launches New Campaign Against Plastic Waste Pollution
The campaign, recently launched in Paynesville City, aims to spread awareness on a step-by-step business…
April 2nd 2020
Topmost Beverage Brands Blamed for Massive Plastic Pollution Footprint
The study found that burning of plastics put into these markets resulted in creation of…
April 1st 2020
Scientists Find Bug That Feasts on Toxic Plastic
When broken down it can release toxic and carcinogenic chemicals which would kill most bacteria,…
April 1st 2020
WSJ: Misconceptions Cause the Single-Use Plastic Panic
The article goes on to blame the plastics pollution crisis on “mismanaged waste” and single-use…
March 30th 2020
NWRA Urges FEMA to Cover Non-Compensated Services Provided by the Waste Industry
NWRA also shared copies of the letter with Vice President Mike Pence, who is leading…
March 30th 2020