Carton News

Carton News

Welcome to our newsroom. Below find recent media coverage, as well as press releases.

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Representative Media Coverage

Resource Recycling: The road (back) to recovery, August 2022
Resource Recycling: Michigan paper mill finds new solution for residuals, August 2022

Resource Recycling: News from Resource Recycling Systems, Upstream and more, June 2022 

GreenBiz: Opportunities for recycled fiber post-pandemic, May 2022

Recycling Today: Carton Council announces sustainability and school recycling leader, March 2022

Waste 360: Carton Council Announces New Leadership Appointments, February 2022

Resource Recycling: Study: Decision to recycle is only the first step, December 2021

The Hill: How to keep more recyclables out of landfills, September 2021 

Earth911: Packaging Myths: Don’t Believe Everything on Product Labels, May 2021

Talk Green to Me podcast, Interview with Kris Kaar from the Carton Council, April 2021

Carolina Recycling Association Podcast, Carton Today…Toilet Paper Tomorrow, April 2021

Talk Green to Me podcast, Cartons - Think outside the box and into the recycling bin, April 2021

Tree Hugger, Are Milk Cartons Recyclable?, February 2021

American Recycler, Recycling Association of Minnesota Names Annual Award Winners, February 2021

American Recycler, Carton Council Names Government Affairs Head, February 2021

Earth911, Another Reason to Recycle Cartons — and Other Materials, October 2020

Recycling Product News, Commentary: Now is the time to evolve the recycling narrative, September 2020

Retail Best Practices, Consumers Aren't Making Connection Between Recycling and Creating New Products, June 2020

Retail Leader, Retail Recycling Could Use a Boost, June 2020

Dairy Reporter, Sustana Fiber accepting cartons at Canadian paper mill, May 2020

Recycling Product News, Quebec paper mill first in two decades to accept recovered cartons in Canada, May 2020

Waste Today, Earth Day 2020: Taking care of the planet during a pandemic, April 2020

Recycling Product News, EARTH DAY 2020: Recycling is more important than ever, April 2020

Archived Media Coverage (2012-2019) 

Press Releases


Carton Council Rewards Communities for Proactive Recycling Education, March 2022

Carton Council Announces New Leadership Appointments, February 2022


Sustana Fiber Begins Accepting Cartons At Quebec Paper Mill, May 2020

Recycling More Important Than Ever This Earth Day to Provide Feedstock for New Products and Keep Recycling Supply Chain Healthy, April 2020