Chinese waste ban ‘wake-up call’ for European recycling

By |december 18th, 2017|BIR, China waste ban, Circular Economy Package, EU-China relations, EuRIC, News, Plastic recycling, Plastics Strategy, recycling, recycling rates, waste, waste management framework|

The EU has a trash problem. It used to ship 60% of plastics and 13% of paper collected for recycling to China, but Beijing has decided to curb its appetite for foreign waste.