Will China’s crackdown on ‘foreign garbage’ force wealthy countries to recycle more of their own waste?

December 14, 2017

Source: The Conversation, 12/13/17.

With holidays approaching, many of us are mindful of the need to collect and recycle all the additional plastic, paper and other waste that we are about to generate. This year, however, there are questions about where that waste will end up. China, the world’s largest importer of scrap, is looking to clean up its act.

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