Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS), a major U.S. plastics processor recycling more than 500 million pounds of post-consumer and post-industrial resin per year, donated $1 million to the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Advanced Materials Center.

AMERIPEN opened registration for the first webinar in its “Preparing for Packaging Producer Responsibility in the U.S.” series. The Feb. 21 session will cover state timelines. 

Prevented Ocean Plastic prevented over 2.5 billion plastic bottles from entering the ocean and is moving toward its goal of opening 25 plastic collection centers. Two collection centers are open, and another eight are under construction.