Google NewsPlastics: What's Recyclable, What Becomes Trash — And Why  NPR

Every year, the average American goes through more than 250 pounds of plastic waste, and much of that comes from packaging. So what do we do with it all?

California pushes to ban single-use plastic by 2030  KCRA Sacramento

Plastics may be a way of life in the United States, but California is pushing hard to restrict its use by banning products that can't be recycled by the year 2030.

Tides of change: The global shift from single-use plastics  GreenBiz

Sponsored: Manufacturers, brands and governments partner to eliminate plastics and close the loop on sustainable supply chains.

Hasbro Says It's Game Over For Plastic Packaging  Forbes

The plastics ban covers just the packaging, not the plastic action figures or dolls or trucks inside the packaging.

One Word—Plastics: Why the World Will be Slow to Abandon Natural Gas  Resilience

Petrochemicals are the 800-pound gorilla that many fail to account for in their climate defense plans. Termed a blind spot of the global energy system by the ...

How to cut down on single-use plastics at home  The Washington Post

We asked the head of Plastic Pollution Coalition for her advice.

Activists Push for Bills to Reduce Plastic  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

SACRAMENTO -- According to the nonprofit Ocean Conservancy, 8 million tons of plastic are dumped into oceans every year. And now, some countries like ...

11 tons of trash were taken off Mount Everest. Now, officials are banning single-use plastics  USA TODAY

Officials are banning single-use plastics in the Mount Everest region in an effort to reduce the increasing amounts of trash left behind by thrill-seeking climbers ...

U.S. Recycling Industry Is Struggling To Figure Out A Future Without China  NPR

China is no longer taking the world's waste. The U.S. recycling industry is overwhelmed — it can't keep up with the plastic being churned out. This doesn't bode ...

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