Consumer Brands Association Submits Comments to EPA on the Agency’s Draft National Strategy to Prevent Plastic Pollution

According to an August 1, 2023, Consumer Brands Association news release the association on July 31 submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its Draft National Strategy to Prevent Plastic Pollution - The association “... compiled insight from across the consumer products industry … on effective strategies for preventing plastic pollution …” - The news release “… highlighted the following major factors deemed critical by the consumer products industry for preventing plastic pollution: Harmonize Recycling Standards Nationwide: Federal action is needed to harmonize and unify action with state and global initiatives to reduce a confusing patchwork ... Review Misunderstood ‘Chasing Arrows’ Symbol … Integration of Advanced Recycling: The EPA should encourage and lead research, development and integration of new tools available for improved recycling technology …” #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic #FoodPackaging @consumerbrands