Where does your plastic go? Global investigation reveals America’s dirty secret

“People don’t know what’s happening to their trash,” said Andrew Spicer, who teaches corporate social responsibility at the University of South Carolina and sits on his state’s recycling advisory board. “They think they’re saving the world. But the international recycling business sees it as a way of making money. There have been no global regulations – just a long, dirty market that allows some companies to take advantage of a world without rules.”

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jun/17/recycled-plastic-america-global-crisis

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