Initiative to slow new plastic resin capacity through permitting introduced in U.S. Congress

Legislators from the Democratic Party representing some U.S. coastal states introduced in early December 2022 a bill named Protecting Communities from Plastics Act that aims at tighter controls on permitting for future plastic production capacity, new or expanded

U.S. Senator Cory Booker, a Democratic Party member representing New Jersey, and Senator Jeff Merkley, of Oregon, and House Representatives…

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Renzo Pipoli


Reuters, 2022-12-06.


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