TITLE

ACC, partners focus on litter

AUTHOR(S)
Verespej, Mike
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Plastics News;12/3/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 40, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the American Chemistry Council (ACC) is planning to work on identifying recycling opportunities and developing an anti-litter education campaign to combat marine debris. This effort is part of a $2.5 million public education campaign and recycling effort that ACC began on November 1, 2007, in California. Seven cities in California have banned the use of expanded polystyrene takeout food containers, and San Francisco and Oakland have banned plastic shopping bags.
ACCESSION #
27926197

 

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