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Insights into the state of plastics recycling, national post-consumer plastic recycling reports by material, and the trends affecting plastic waste recovery from Stina Inc.
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Nina Butler presenting at the ISRI 2021 Convention & Exposition Virtual Event: Plastics Spotlight
Tonya Randell moderating the Carolina Recycling Association's 31st Annual Conference & Trade Show
Nina Butler speaking at the Michigan Recycling Coalition 2021 Annual Conference The Paradox of Plastic
Nina Butler speaking at the OPEC Secretariat 3rd Workshop on Energy and Information Technology Plastics Recycling: Current and future technological developments



Nina Butler participating on the Circular Economy Panel at the National Geographic Forum Nina Butler participating on the Circular Economy Panel at the National Geographic Forum National Geographic Forum: Circular Economy
Unilever interviews Nina Butler for their series on people changing how the world does business INTERVIEW WITH FUTUREMAKERS
More Recycling presents on CORE(Creating Optimized Recovery Ecosystem) at the WPC 2020 More Recycling presents on CORE (Creating Optimized Recovery Ecosystem) at the virtual World Petrochemical Conference (WPC) 2020 Navigating the Roadmap to Recyclability through Uncharted Waters

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2018 National Post-Consumer Plastic Bottle Recycling Report
2018 National Post-Consumer Non-Bottle Rigid Plastic Recycling Report
2018 National Post-Consumer Plastic Bag & Film Recycling Report
2018 Post-Consumer Plastics Recycling in Canada Report


Plastic Recycling Update, Fall 2020 Data Sort:Tracking the growing variety of products made with PCR
Resource Recycling, February 2019 - call to put value on carbon emissions. Unlocking the Plastic Paradox
Futuremakers Series Collaborating & Innovating for Change, 2018 Nature is waste-free: it is time we were too
A Fresh Film Philosophy A Fresh Film Philosophy
Plastic Recycling Update, Summer 2020 Data Sort: A growing preference for segregated material among buyers
Plastic Recycling Update, Winter 2020 Data Sort: Squeeze tubes: A case study in adding a packaging type to recycling

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Explore the Annual Plastics Recycling Study
We track tons of plastic collected for recycling and sold to domestic vs export markets by commodity type.
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Journey to Recyclability for Plastic Squeeze Tubes
What does it take to make a package recyclable? One kep example of our CORE work is facilitating collaborative stakeholder groups to answer this critical question to arrive at recyclability and program acceptance.
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