BlueTriton Brands, The Coca-Cola Company and Niagara Bottling are facing lawsuits in federal court in California alleging the “100% recyclable” labeling on their water bottles is deceptive. 

Circulate Capital announced a $14 million close of its new venture capital fund, called Circulate Capital Disrupt.

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation released a statement backing extended producer responsibility for packaging, and more than 100 corporations endorsed the statement.

Container supplier Ello began offering reusable water bottles made from Eastman Tritan Renew resin, which includes 50% recycled content.

Green Impact Plastics signed a deal to acquire PET thermoforms from Monterrey, Mexico-based PET bottle reclaimer RIISA.

Unilever joined NextLoopp, a global project to create food-grade recycled PP from post-consumer packaging.

Researchers at the University of Sydney are developing a sorting system that uses robotics and artificial intelligence to target flexible plastics.