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Industrialized Nations Pushed to Improve Plastic Recycling as China Stops Being Global Dump

LONDON — Despite the fact that Europe is a global leader in plastics recycling and in diverting plastics from landfills by using waste-to-energy programs that convert waste into power generation, Europe, along with many other industrialized regions, recently got another major incentive to increase its recycling effectiveness for plastics — the message that China no longer wants to be the world’s dumping ground for plastic waste, according to research from IHS (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of critical information and insight.

Read more: http://press.ihs.com/press-release/chemicals/plastic-recycling-processes-industrialized-nations-pushed-improve-china-seek.

1 comment on “Industrialized Nations Pushed to Improve Plastic Recycling as China Stops Being Global Dump

  1. Ashu001
    July 28, 2014

    Rich,

    China is easily one of the most polluted countries in the world today .

    Its about time someone in china took action(the People have decided to do so because the Corrupt Communist Party does'nt care) by rebelling.

    Every year there are thousands of riots all across China over Pollution today.

    Hence they have stopped accepting the Developed world's waste.

    More here on the Plastic Mess that the World's oceans are afflicted with currently.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D41rO7mL6zM

    http://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Plastic-Garbage-in-the-Oceans-Thats-Rubbish.html

     

    Regards

    Ashish.

     

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