Dr Pepper Snapple Group

June 18th, 2014 - Dr Pepper Snapple Group is the third largest U.S. soda company after Coca-Cola and PepsiCo, but lags both companies on taking even partial responsibility for post-consumer packaging.  Read More
CarbonLite: Inside the World's Largest Plastic Bottle Recycling Plant

May 22nd, 2014 - California - "SoCal Connected" takes a look inside the state-of-the-art facility where billions of plastic bottles are churned on an annual basis. The process involves transforming old plastic bottles into PET pellets and flakes in order to produce new plastic bottles.  Read More
Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability & the Environment, American Cinematheque and Sustainable Works present: TRASHED

May 1st, 2014 - After the screening, CRI's Susan Collins will be  on a panel comprised of environmental experts providing local, state, national and world perspectives on the issues and solutions to the waste crisis that impacts all of us.  Read More
Tax a Cola, Save the Planet

March 26th, 2014 - But wait, there's more. The Soda Tax is more than a health issue and more than a social justice issue. It is also an environmental issue of vast importance.  Read More
China Recycling

March 16th, 2014 - A new recycling policy in China gets Americans to clean up their trash.  Listen to CRI's Susan Collins discuss the issue.  Read More