2019 U.S Post Consumer Plastic Recycling Data Dashboard

Year of Publication

2019

This dashboard summarizes the data collected on recovered post-consumer plastic. Data on recovered post-consumer plastic are collected through a voluntary, annual plastic recycling survey that gathers data on post-consumer bottles, non-bottle rigid plastics, film and other plastics.

Source:

American Chemistry Council, The Association of Plastic Recylers, The Foundation for Plastic Recycling

Author(s):

Geography:

United States

Type:

Primary Data

Purpose of Measurement:

Understanding the Problem

Impact theme(s):

Material Flows

This dashboard summarizes the data collected on recovered post-consumer plastic. Data on recovered post-consumer plastic are collected through a voluntary, annual plastic recycling survey that gathers data on post-consumer bottles, non-bottle rigid plastics, film and other plastics. Additional data from collaborators also contribute to the findings for this report.