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Business Needs Global Rules | Our reflections on the INC-4 outcome

May 1, 2024

Read our statement on the outcome of the fourth round of negotiations that took place in April 2024 in Ottawa, Canada.


Business Needs Global Rules | INC-4 video

April 19, 2024

Watch our latest video to find out why our +200 members and endorsers are calling for global rules to end plastic pollution.


Our presence at INC-4

March 20, 2024

There is unprecedented agreement across the plastics value chain on a number of realistic and achievable globally binding rules, which can and should underpin an effective treaty, while enabling a just transition for all people involved in the plastics value chain.


Private Finance Sector Statement - sign by 16 April

March 7, 2024

Financial institutions are invited to sign the Finance Statement on Plastic Pollution to call on governments for an ambitious Global Plastics Treaty.


Policy briefings in advance of INC-4

January 19, 2024

‍The Policy Working Group has developed these five policy briefings to inform and support the ongoing discussions on the technical aspects of the Global Plastics Treaty negotiations.


Business Coalition side-event in Davos

December 19, 2023

On Wednesday January 17th 2024 we are hosting a side-event alongside the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos, on the topic “How Leaders and Policymakers Can Turn the Tide on Plastic Pollution”. 


Statement on the outcomes of the third intergovernmental round of negotiations in Nairobi (INC-3)

November 20, 2023

We took part in the third meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC-3) in Nairobi.


INC-3 CEO video

November 13, 2023

In advance of INC-3, CEOs are calling for a legally binding treaty that creates a level playing field for entire industries – avoiding a patchwork of disconnected national efforts.


Evaluation of progress

November 10, 2023

The journey towards developing an ambitious, effective and legally binding Global Plastics Treaty.


Our presence at INC-3

November 9, 2023

The third meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC-3) in Nairobi from 11 to 19 November 2023. 


Our view on the "Zero Draft" for a Global Plastics Treaty

October 19, 2023

Explore our comprehensive assessment on the ‘Zero Draft’ for a Global Plastics Treaty


Written contribution in preparation for INC-3

August 10, 2023

Explore our recommendations on the elements not discussed at INC-2 and potential areas for inter-sessional work


The business coalition's policy recommendations for INC-2

January 6, 2023

To support our joint vision and desired outcomes in the treaty negotiations, we have developed these policy recommendations for the Second Session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee on Plastic Pollution (INC-2).


Business Coalition at a glance

September 21, 2022

This document offers a snapshot of who the Business Coalition for a Global Plastics Treaty is and what it stands for, giving an overview of its vision, objectives, and structure.


Launch video

September 21, 2022

On 21st September 2022 we announced the plans to form the Business Coalition for a Global Plastics Treaty at the 77th UN General Assembly in New York.


Press release

September 21, 2022

Global Businesses & NGOs endorse a common vision for an ambitious global plastics treaty