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Chemicals, Electronics, and Circularity – Drivers for Decision Making
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Chemicals, Electronics, and Circularity – Drivers for Decision Making

Presented by American Chemistry Council November 3, 2022, at 9 a.m. EDT Register Now > Increased use of consumer electronics has led to a growing public policy question: what to do with these products once they reach the end of … Continued

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ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: Collaborating to Provide Reliable Supply, Global Support, and Technical Expertise to Advance Healthcare
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: Collaborating to Provide Reliable Supply, Global Support, and Technical Expertise to Advance Healthcare

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Fast-Growing Polypropylene the Focus of Much AttentionAdvances in technology and recycling continue to propel the resin forward
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September 28, 2022
Fast-Growing Polypropylene the Focus of Much AttentionAdvances in technology and recycling continue to propel the resin forward

Polypropylene is having a bit of a moment. Already one of the world’s most popular resins, accounting for roughly 20% of the world’s plastic, some recent developments bode well for its continued growth. In addition to being lightweight and durable, … Continued

The Bioplastic Paradox
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September 14, 2022
The Bioplastic Paradox

Originally posted on April 10, 2015 Updated August, 2022 Since the original version of this article was posted in 2015, much has happened. Near-catastrophic climate changes mean that we must stop burning fossil fuels much quicker than previously imagined. Plastics … Continued

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