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ACC sponsors online tool to publicize common recycling terms


  • Packaging World online

Plastics recycling stakeholders are launching the "Plastics Recycling Terms & Tools" to streamline recycling and tracking. The tool, sponsored by the American Chemistry Council's Plastics Division, pu… Read More

Germany's anti-nuke policy boosts coal-fired power plants


  • Bloomberg

Germany's decision to phase out nuclear power has led to a surge in coal-based generation, which now accounts for 45% of the country's energy portfolio, the highest level since 2007. That will make it… Read More