The Alameda County District Attorney’s office announced a settlement of allegations that companies sold dog waste bags and other plastic products in California that were labeled with misleading claims about their biodegradability.
Dow, the Missouri Department of Transportation and the University of Missouri are working on a project to resurface roadways with an asphalt mixture made with recycled plastic.
Kao Specialty Chemicals is looking to enter the U.S. market with an asphalt additive made from RPET.
LyondellBasell joined Cyclyx, a feedstock management firm, as a founding member.
Mitsubishi Chemical announced it will develop a chemical recycling project in collaboration with U.K.-based Mura Technology and U.S.-headquartered KBR.
PureCycle Technologies signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korean chemical firm SK Global Chemical, describing the move as a first step toward developing a PP recycling facility in South Korea.