One of Bay Area's largest utility companies accused of discrimination, hostile environment in lawsuit filed by former employees

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — There are new discrimination allegations against East Bay MUD, one of the Bay Area’s largest utility companies. Two former East Bay MUD attorneys have filed a complaint alleging retaliation, discrimination, and a hostile work environment. Two former East Bay MUD attorneys, Saji Pierce and Ayriel Bland,Continue Reading

NEW YORK, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Closed Loop Leadership Fund, L.P., a private investment fund managed by Closed Loop Partners (CLP), has led a consortium of investors, including the Partnership Fund for New York City, in acquiring a majority stake in Sims Municipal Recycling (SMR). The acquisition isContinue Reading


Avangard Innovative is the largest plastics recycler in the Americas and will be the first to deploy the UpCycle Process Technology in the United States. Honeywell and Avangard intend to form a joint venture to co-own and operate a facility within Avangard’s NaturaPCR complex in Waller, Texas. The planned advanced recycling plant is expectedContinue Reading

Eastman announces plans to build world’s largest molecular plastics recycling facility in France - Chemical Engineering

By Mary Page Bailey | January 18, 2022 French President Emmanuel Macron and Eastman Chemical Co. (Kingsport, Tenn.) Board Chair and CEO Mark Costa will jointly announce Eastman’s plan to invest up to $1 billion in a material-to-material molecular recycling facility in France. This facility would use Eastman’s polyester renewalContinue Reading