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Dow helps Make it Last to alleviate food waste
Did you know that enough food is produced to feed the estimated 805 million people around the world that are going hungry each day?
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Newly launched coalition publishes report on demand for recycled foam

Foam Recycling Coalition to establish grant program, assist material recovery facilities
Foam Recycling Coalition to establish grant program, assist material recovery facilities.
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Novelis opens world’s largest aluminum recycling facility

Since 2011, Novelis has invested approximately $500 million to expand its recycling network, doubling its recycling capacity to 2.1 million metric tons per year and raising its recycled content from 30% to 46%.
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PepsiCo rallies schools across the nation to join K-12 recycling program

Education-based 'Recycle Rally' empowers students to recycle for the environment and win cash prizes
To get more students recycling, PepsiCo announced it is now opening its popular K-12 school Recycle Rally program to schools across the U.S. The program is one of the ways PepsiCo is working to increase recycling to help drive the U.S. beverage container recycling rate to 50% by 2018.
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America Recycles Day 2014 opens registration for local events

Participants can now join the national celebration of recycling by hosting an education or collection event
Online event registration is now open for America Recycles Day, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that builds and sustains vibrant communities.
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SPI continues pursuit of zero waste with launch of capital asset management services

SPI partnered with long-standing member company Meadoworks to launch Capital Asset Management Services, a new program to support the plastics industry’s goal of eliminating waste while bringing new life to existing resources.
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Carton organization releases multi-material report on policy

Report demonstrates that well-crafted policy can be an important driver to maximizing recovery
The Carton Council of North America has released a new report, prepared by Reclay StewardEdge, Inc., which assesses various policies designed to drive recycling of post-consumer packaging and printed paper.
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Rethinking the ban on EPS

Study shows EPS is good for environment
Recent efforts in California, Chicago and New York to ban EPS products such as packing peanuts and foodservice items are being challenged by environmentalists and industry experts who argue that the bans will do more harm than good.
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PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy Partner to increase recycling and protect drinking water

PepsiCo now addressing both curbside and on-the-go recycling as part of its goal to help grow the U.S. beverage container recycling rate to 50% by 2018
Now, PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy—the world's largest conservation organization—are joining forces to help alleviate this problem while encouraging consumers to recycle more often to help protect drinking water sources throughout the U.S.
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Polypropylene pods win People’s Choice Award

The company received this recognition for their single serve coffee in a polypropylene cup.
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