Construction of Ardagh Glass Packaging’s NextGen furnace is almost complete. The furnace will use “high levels” of cullet to produce up to 350 tons of glass bottles per day when it comes on-line. 

Baldwin County, Alabama is planning to construct a transfer facility to take paper, aluminum and cardboard from local cities. 

The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery put out a call for more data to help it estimate the costs of SB 54 implementation. Email [email protected] with “SB 54 SRIA Data Needs” to share data. 

Casella Waste Systems acquired Consolidated Waste Services and its affiliate Twin Bridges for $219 million. 

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is seeking applications to fill a vacant seat for a recycled paper product manufacturer on the state’s producer responsibility advisory board. The deadline is Sept. 11. 

Hamilton County, Ohio issued an RFP for an organics processing feasibility study. 

iSustain and Dollywood Parks and Resorts partnered to increase recycling at the park. 

Ocean Conservancy released a report on polystyrene pollution and contamination to support  its call for a nationwide ban. The Paper and Paperboard Packaging Environmental Council released the results of its 2022 Recycled Content Survey, finding that the average recycled content of Canadian shipments was 80.2%.