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Unwrapping Ambitious Packaging Commitments in the U.S.

Companies and countries across the globe are stepping up with ambitious commitments to create 100% recyclable, reusable or compostable packaging with the intent to design out or ban single use packaging that does not offer a recovery solution. With recovery there is a tight interconnection between what happens globally and the impact on domestic markets. The US packaging industry is under pressure to meet these goals in the face of a crashing global recycled commodities market, rapidly changing legislation across the globe, and active consumer/advocacy campaigns.