Guidance

The scope of this KPI includes company-level activities for manufacturers that sell beauty and personal care products in their United States.  Company-level activities for products sold in other regions are not to be considered.


  • For B, efforts that improve collection and recovery include, but are not limited to, those that establish a means for in-store collection for sales packaging, bring public attention to the development of recycling infrastructure, technologies, and actionable tools, or otherwise increase participation in recycling.
  • Examples of initiatives that improve collection and recovery rates include, but are not limited to, those in the Resources section.


Resources

Closed Loop Fund:  The Closed Loop Fund aims to increase the recycling rate of packaging and products with timed commitments to eliminate GHG production, divert waste, and provide a replicable model for additional investment.


Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC):  HPRC is a consortium of organizations throughout the value chain of the health care industry that are committed to enhancing the economics, efficiency, and quality of healthcare plastics.  HPRC is actively engaged with the Circular Economy to achieve these goals.