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Western Plastics Association calls for united front on Extended Producer Responsibility

By: Jessica Holbrook

NASHVILLE, TENN. — EPR: three little letters that could have some big implications for the plastics industry. Extended producer responsibility is the concept that manufacturers should be responsible for their goods all the way through the life cycle, footing the bill for disposal or recycling at the very end. And, according to the experts, it's coming.

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