Coca-Cola, PepsiCo Break Ties with Plastic Lobbying Group Amid Mounting Scrutiny Over Pollution

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Facing public pressure over contributions to plastic pollution, drink makers Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are cutting ties this year with a trade association representing the plastics industry. The beverage giants join other companies like household products company Clorox, medical device firm Becton Dickinson and hygiene and cleanings tech company Ecolab, which ended memberships with the Plastics Industry Association last year…

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Source: CNBC