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ERI’s John Shegerian: Recycling E-waste & Enabling a Circular Economy

John Shegerian

VX News interviewed ERI Executive Chairman, John Shegerian, on how ERI has evolved to be a global leader in responsible e-waste recycling by realizing the opportunities and global partnerships to be found in the transition from a take, make, and dispose linear model of extractive consumption, to one based on the principles of a circular economy.

The Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act: A Federal Proposal to Address Plastic Waste

Alan Lowenthal

This week Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) introduced the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act—a federal legislative approach that aims to reduce emissions from plastic waste by changing the incentives of the industry and shifting the burden of plastic pollution cleanup to product manufacturers.

CalEPA Secretary Blumenfeld on Governor Newsom's Water & Climate Priorities

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Jared Blumenfeld

VX News sat down with new CalEPA Secretary Blumenfeld to discuss safe and affordable drinking water legislation, organic recycling policy, and taking on the federal government's inaction on climate.

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