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Asia Will No Longer Tolerate Being a Plastic Waste Dump

by Mageswari Sangaralingam and Sam Cossar | May 22, 2019

China set the trend of refusing foreign plastic waste. Now other Asian countries are following suit. Over the last three decades, the top plastic waste exporters, including the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom, sent abroad plastic waste weighting about  168 million tonnes, most of it to China. In 2018, China said “enough is enough,” […]

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