Explore these links for more information about plastics and keeping our oceans clean. Recommend adding all the efforts from ACC’s “What we’re doing” page on marine debris solutions.
This site is dedicated to providing the latest and most substantive information available on the causes and sources of marine debris, and most importantly, to showing you what America’s plastics makers are doing to help find solutions.
This site gathers information on the different kinds of plastics, their use in packaging, and their role in the environment. There’s already lots of information available on these topics – this site brings it together in one place to make it easier to explore, research, and learn.
Plastics are responsible for countless facets of the modern life we enjoy today. From health and well-being, nutrition, shelter and transportation to safety and security, communication, sports, leisure activities and innovations of industry – plastics deliver bountiful benefits to our world.
Plastics today play an important part in cutting-edge technologies such as the space program, life-saving products like bullet-resistant vests and armor, medical devices and prosthetic limbs, and everyday items like beverage containers. Check out this site to learn what plastics are used for and how they are made, and to view information on plastics and the environment.
RecycleYourPlastics.org is an easy to use resource on plastics recycling for recycling professionals, including user-friendly tips and tools, best practices, ready access to experts and peers in the recycling world, and more.