IPEN webinar discusses interdisciplinary issues underlying microplastic pollution

International Pollution Elimination Network (IPEN) webinar explores issues beyond microplastic pollution into the relationship between the plastics supply chain, hazardous chemicals, and policy; speaker argues we need accurate descriptors of the problems around plastics if we are to create solutions; recording available in English, Chinese, Spanish, Arabic, French, and Russian

Event Calendar Conference

Pack Expo

September 23, 2019 - September 25, 2019; Las Vegas, NV, USA
Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PMMI)

Chipotle expands PFAS free packaging

Chipotle restaurants aim to phase out per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) from packaging by the end of 2021, follows commitments made in early 2020; PFAS already eliminated from burrito bowls in the US, Canada, and soon Europe; company is working with suppliers to prioritize food safety in all parts of packaging production