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Surge in EU recycling after China bans garbage imports
- "In the wake of China’s ban on the import of foreign garbage, which took effect earlier this month, countries across the globe are scrambling to figure out what to do with the thousands of tons of trash piling up at their ports. Now, Europe has announced it is launching an aggressive new recycling initiative to reduce plastic waste and garbage exports." - Excerpt from Yale Environment 360, learn more here.
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