Landfills with methane capture in Nebraska can accept yard trimmings. An Omaha sanitation company decided the economics of composting were better than disposal.

Right now, the United States has no policies to require or encourage recycling agricultural plastics. Programs are voluntary and limited by market demand for recycled plastic. However, some farmers are finding ways to collect and recycle plastics used in agriculture.

The tool is designed to guide investors, brands, entrepreneurs and policymakers to make data-driven decisions and collaborate on plastics circularity, according to the firm.