This whitepaper was developed by the Policy Working Group of the Plastics Collaborative. The Plastics Collaborative is a network of organizations that identifies and takes action on opportunities to reduce single-use plastics in the greater Pittsburgh region. It comprises diverse-minded and cross-sector organizations in southwestern PA including representatives from community groups, nonprofits, businesses, and local governments. The work of the Collaborative is centered around education, policy recommendations, and pilot projects, with working groups established for each topic. Engagement in the Plastics Collaborative does not convey an organization’s endorsement of specific statements or activities produced by the Collaborative. Sustainable Pittsburgh is a member of the Plastics Collaborative.