The Ellen MacArthur Foundation published a white paper detailing the organization’s perspective on a potential United Nations treaty to tackle plastic pollution.

Recycled corrugated packaging producer Jackson Paper Manufacturing and Sustainable Corrugated was acquired by investment firm H.I.G. Capital.

The National Wildlife Federation announced the winners of its 2021 Campus Race to Zero Waste.

Glass container manufacturer O-I released its annual sustainability report, noting that the company used an average of 38% recycled content in its glass bottles in 2020, down 1 percentage point from the company’s 2017 base year of calculation.

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) announced the winners of its 2021 Safety Awards.

Sealed Air contributed $5 million to Closed Loop Partners’ Circular Plastics Fund, which aims to advance recovery and processing of plastics in the U.S. and Canada.

Waste Connections acquired hauler E.L. Harvey & Sons, which provides waste and recycling services in New England.