Why Plans to Turn America’s Rust Belt Into a New Plastics Belt Are Bad News for the Climate

The petrochemical industry anticipates spending a total of over $200 billion on factories, pipelines, and other infrastructure in the U.S. that will rely on shale gas, the American Chemistry Council announced in September. Construction is already underway at many sites. This building spree would dramatically expand the Gulf Coast’s petrochemical corridor (known locally as “Cancer […]

Plastic Pails Market Overview, Investment Feasibility, Supply-Demand, Manufacturers & Forecast 2022

Plastic Pails Market report provides complete evaluation for those who are looking for Business expand in various regions, manufacturers, New entrants in the industry, Professional organization/solutions providers, Government bodies, financial speculators and private value firms. Reports presents an in-depth assessment of the Plastic Pails including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, […]

Mixed industry response to European ban on plastic straws, bags and cotton buds.

“The plastics covered by this represents far less than 5% of the problem, and although it’s a good step in the right direction it’s limited scope.” The European Parliament has voted to ban widely-used, single-use plastics such as bags, straws, drink stirrers, balloon sticks, and cotton buds, putting the burden on manufacturers to recycle more […]