Colorado selects first packaging P.R.O. in the U.S.

As of May 2023, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) appointed Circular Action Alliance as the producer responsibility organization (PRO) in charge of implementing Colorado's Statewide Recycling Act (packaging EPR) program, which was signed into law in June 2022. Circular Action Alliance, a nonprofit organization, is the first packaging PRO formed in the U.S.