Environmental groups are concerned that Connecticut’s new waste efforts include a flawed extended producer responsibility for packaging program.
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Just Zero’s new report exposes misinformation spread by the fossil fuel industry about advanced recycling, chemical recycling, and other toxic and climate-damaging technologies that melt, boil, and burn plastic waste.
Allowing one of the leading plastic polluters to sponsor COP27 undermines the very objectives of the event. If the United Nations is serious about solving our climate crisis, they should cut all ties with corporate polluters.