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The growth of recycled plastics for packaging applications is linked to two key drivers: (1) the economics for cost-in-use compared to that of virgin plastic resin based on fossil-fuel feedstocks, and (2) the supply chain for recycled plastic resin feedstocks (e.g., availability of municipal waste). Furthermore, growth of recycled plastics specifically for food contact applications (largest end-use) is linked to a third key driver: the regulations that allow the safe use of recycled plastics in food packaging applications. This eBook reviews the packaging market and how and why mechanically recycled plastics are being used more and more in this field. The regulatory landscape is reviewed with respect to food packaging in particular, along with a review of factors that will affect how recycled plastic-based packaging progresses, including some of the developments underway amongst key industry players.