The Polypropylene Coalition also awarded five additional grants in June.
The institute has reached out to state lawmakers to inform them of mistakes in this year’s budget for the fund.
Typical global recessions see downturns in all areas of the economy, but a recent report suggests only manufacturing and trade appear to be in a recession.
Study by German research firm Ceresana finds legislated bans are not enough to deter global demand for plastic films and packaging.
The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC’s) Green Guides provides guidance on how consumers should interpret environmental marketing claims.
The report, which surveyed 7,000 European consumers, reveals consumers’ main motivations for participating in deposit-return systems.
The packaging is made using recognized eco-design principles, keeping with a circular economy approach.