Overregulating the chemistry industry jeopardizes innovation, jobs, and economic growth. Learn more.

The Potential Economic Impact of Advanced Recycling and Recovery Facilities in the United States 

In recent years, the plastics industry has invested heavily in innovation that will help to achieve a more sustainable future. Since 2017, companies from areas across the United States have announced $8.7 billion in investments for 83 new projects in advanced recycling and recovery, as well as mechanical recycling (as of April 2022), aimed at revolutionizing the use and reuse of plastic resources.

American Chemistry Council

The American Chemistry Council’s mission is to advocate for the people, policy, and products of chemistry that make the United States the global leader in innovation and manufacturing. To achieve this, we: Champion science-based policy solutions across all levels of government; Drive continuous performance improvement to protect employees and communities through Responsible Care®; Foster the development of sustainability practices throughout ACC member companies; and Communicate authentically with communities about challenges and solutions for a safer, healthier and more sustainable way of life. Our vision is a world made better by chemistry, where people live happier, healthier, and more prosperous lives, safely and sustainably—for generations to come.

We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features, and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.

Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions