Why do major brand owners and retailers support phasing out some single-use packaging? Some insight from Assistant Managing Editor Steve Toloken who covered the story last week. Plus, all the January changes for PET, polypropylene and PVC resin pricing.
Material Insights: Potential impact of US Plastics Pact on resin sector
Resin price changes for PET, PP and PVC
What's the impact?
The US Plastic Pact announced a voluntary plan Jan. 25 to phase out 11 materials they consider “problematic or unnecessary,” by 2025, because they’re not recycled at effective levels or they’re contaminants to the recycling stream.
We’re asking plastic packaging companies in supply chains what impact this could have.
Tell us here: www.plasticsnews.com/youropinion
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