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Chinese Plastic Ban

Chinese Plastic Ban: China will no longer take Junk from US for Recycling

Chinese Plastic BanChinese Plastic Ban? Did you hear about the announcement that shocked U.S. recyclers who trade with China.

IN 2017 China informed the World Trade Organization that they would ban the import of 24 varieties of solid waste. That includes plastic waste and unsorted paper from the US.

This $5 billion annual business that is now in danger of sinking.

CNN : China to U.S.: Please stop sending us your Junk

Forbes : Incentive To Innovate: China Will No Longer Take Our Junk For Recycling

As stated by Dr. James Conca, an expert on energy, nuclear and dirty bombs, a planetary geologist and a professional speaker:

“Beijing notified the World Trade Organization in July 2017 that it planned to ban imports of 24 varieties of solid waste, including types of plastic and unsorted paper commonly sent from the United States. The reason given was environmental protection: Large amounts of dirty and hazardous constituents are often mixed with these materials, which can lead to serious environmental pollution.”

 

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