September 29, 2021

The Truth Behind Trash: the scale and impact of international trade in plastic waste – EIA report

he global trade in plastic waste has mirrored the growth in global plastic production, allowing high income, high-consuming countries to avoid the direct social and environmental impacts of their plastic problem and driving the ever-expanding production and consumption of virgin (new) plastic.

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