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Recycling bounces back from pandemic lows

Recyclers acquired more than five billion pounds (2.27 million tonnes) of post-consumer plastics recovered for recycling in the US in 2021, an increase of 280.3 million pounds (127,141t) on 2020 volumes, according to a report by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), and the US Plastics Pact. The…

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