Environmentalists Press White House To Step Up Goals For Plastics Treaty

November 22, 2023
Environmental groups are urging EPA and the Biden administration more generally to set strict limits on controversial chemical recycling methods both in domestic policy and as part of an international agreement aimed at reducing plastic waste, with some saying the latest round of negotiations fell far short of what is needed to address the issue. Following the third session of the United Nations Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee on Plastic Pollution, or INC-3, which ran Nov. 13-19 in Nairobi, Kenya, several environmental...

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