Who is UPSTREAM?
UPSTREAM is a national environmental organization dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, and equitable society by addressing the root causes of environmental harm. Our mission is to advance sustainability and reduce climate disruption through product-focused environmental policies.Read the full story »
In 1970 British Columbia created the most effective policy that has yet been found for recovering and recycling packaging: the beverage container deposit system. In the decades since it was introduced, the system has consistently achieved very high levels of . . . READ MORE
As UPSTREAM fans may know, we’ve been involved in the EPR Packaging debates in the United States for nearly four years now. While there has been significant opposition from many consumer brands during this time, there has been a groundswell . . . READ MORE