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Tuesday, January 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Extended Producer Responsibility Programs Proven Successful in Connecticut »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2017 Contact: Scott Cassel, PSI – - (617) 236...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drug Take-Back Program Launches in Four Oklahoma Pharmacies »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 21, 2016 Contact: Vivian Fuhrman, PSI – –...
Friday, October 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cook County, IL Mandates Largest County Drug Take-Back Program in the U.S. »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2016 Contact: Scott Ca...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacy-Based Drug Take-Back Programs Made Simple with Newly Released How-To Guide »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2016   Contact: Vivian Fuhrman, PSI – vivian@productstewardsh...
Thursday, September 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Re-Clothe NY Coalition Renews Outreach Campaign to Increase Textiles Reuse and Recycling in New York »
       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2016 Media Contacts: Andrew Radin, NY P...
Thursday, September 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
After Drug Take-Back Pilot Program, 4 out of 5 Participating Pharmacies Continue Collections »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2016   Contact: Vivian Fuhrman, PSI - vivian@productstewar...
Wednesday, August 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, August 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, July 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, March 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Monday, January 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Reports Reveal Success of Paint Recycling Program »
  F OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2016 Contact:...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, October 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
White House Commemorates National Substance Abuse Prevention Month »
DEA to continue drug take-back days as part of a comprehensive solution for curbing abuse and accidental po...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Carpet and Mattress Recycling Made Simple with Newly Released How-To Guides »
Public-private partnerships and convenient collection sites  among key aspects of su...
Friday, September 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why We Need More Than an Annual Federal Prescription Take-Back Day »
A growing crisis in disposal of unused prescription drugs requires manufacturers to take responsibility ...
Monday, September 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Product Stewardship Institute Launches Best-Practices Guide for Paint Reuse in New York »
The manual, along with a directory of reuse sites, is designed  to spur reuse across the state &nbs...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Thermostat Collection Program for Residents and Small Contractors Launches in Illinois »
Those returning old mercury thermostats to participating Ace and TrueValue hardware stores receive $5 coupon...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Phone Book Industry Makes Environmental Advances, Still Needs Improvement in Sustainability »
Product Stewardship Institute Report Card outlines industry best practices, grades directory publisher performance...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Decides Not to Hear Pharmaceutical Industry Case Against Drug Disposal Law »
Alameda County, California's drug disposal ordinance will stand, paving the way for more states and local governments to p...
Friday, May 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. EPA, PSI, and University of California Launch Toolkit to Reduce Marine Debris »
  SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Product Stewardship Institute, and the...
Friday, May 1, 2015
Connecticut’s First-in-the-Nation Mattress Recycling Program Launches Today »
The nation’s first extended producer responsibility law for mattresses offers Connecticut’s residents convenient recycling...
Thursday, March 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
San Francisco Officially Passes the Safe Drug Disposal Ordinance »
  San Francisco's new pharmaceutical EPR ordinance offers residents easy, safe access to drug take-back sites...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
First-Ever Household Battery Made With Recycled Batteries Reduces Environmental Impact »
Energizer’s new AA batteries are made with 4% recycled batteries, require less virgin material to produce, are long lastin...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
PSI ‘Not Surprised’ By Carpet Industry’s Voluntary Recycling Approach »
Industry program openly condemns legislative options, punishes EPR supporters BOSTON, Mass. — The Product Stewardship...
Monday, September 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
PSI Pleased with U.S. DEA's Rx Take-Back Rule, Issues Reminder of Need for Producer Responsibility »
Expansion of take-back collection options for controlled substances helps reduce risks of drug abuse and overdose, protect...
Wednesday, August 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
New PSI “Report Card” Shows Phone Book Publishers Lag in Environmental Responsibility »
Boston, Mass. – Fourteen of the nation’s largest publishers of Yellow Pages telephone directories have earned either fail...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CT on Track to Introduce 1st Consensus-Based EPR Bill for Rechargeable and Single-Use Batteries »
Bill Unveiled by Battery Trade Groups at PSI-Facilitated Battery Dialogue Meeting   Hartford, Conn.— Connec...
Friday, May 9, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
First-in-Nation Single-use Battery Recycling Law Passes in Vermont »
Bill now goes to Gov. Shumlin for signing Montpelier, Vermont – Single-use household battery manufacturers...
Friday, December 20, 2013
New York Governor Signs Mercury Thermostat Stewardship Bill into Law »
Law requires mercury thermostat manufacturers to collect and recycle  these post-consumer mercury-containing...
Monday, July 15, 2013
New York State e-Waste Law Boosts Recycling and Reduces Government Costs, New Report Finds »
But despite successes, significant challenges to achieving a financially and environmentally sustainable electronics waste...
Monday, June 24, 2013
New York Lawmakers Pass Bill Requiring Manufacturers to Collect Mercury-Containing Thermostats »
Bill to reduce mercury contamination in the environment ALBANY, New York — New York State lawmakers passed a bill ea...
Friday, June 21, 2013
At 2013 Pharmaceutical Waste Summit, Government Leaders Note Progress, Yet Cite Continued Obstacles »
Major concerns include lack of funding and unfinalized DEA regulations Milwaukee, Wisc. —Despite many successes in...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Maine Lawmakers Pass Bill to Create Paint Recycling Program »
Has Broad Support from Paint Industry, Towns, Environmental Groups, and Retail Stores  (Augusta, ME) —With str...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Toxic Mercury from Discarded Thermostats Continues to Pollute »
Manufacturers’ recycling programs found to be ineffective in most states BOSTON, Mass. —A manufacturer-run program...

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