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For Immediate Release
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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