The Canada Plastics Pact announced it has surpassed 100 members after six more organizations joined the consortium in the first quarter of 2024.

Environmental nonprofit CleanHub published a survey that found a majority of U.S. consumers want brands and governments to take more action on plastic pollution. 

Pashupati Group, an Indian post-consumer resin producer, will list its resin, flakes and other products on an online marketplace operated by tech startup Recykal.

The Plastic Pollution Coalition, the Basel Action Network, the Last Beach Cleanup and other organizations wrote a letter to California state officials criticizing how the state is implementing recyclability labeling regulations and calling for scrutiny on how scrap plastic is counted toward municipal diversion targets.

The Quebec Beverage Container Recycling Association, a producer responsibility organization, announced it will add 1,500 container redemption sites across Quebec in the coming year ahead of a major overhaul of the province’s container deposit program, which takes effect in March 2025.