Illegal Shipments of Italian Municipal Waste to Tunisia

Illegal Shipments of Italian Municipal Waste to Tunisia

Italy’s shipments of municipal waste to Tunisia in 2020 shine a spotlight on persisting abuses in the global trade in plastic and other waste. In particular, this scandal highlights the role of problematic EU waste code 19 12 12 in these illegal shipments. Read...

Inclusive Recovery IWPD Press release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 01 March, 2021 On International Waste Pickers’ Day, Report Shows that Cities That Partner with Informal Recyclers Create Good Jobs, Help the Climate , and Save Money Working with Waste Pickers is Essential to an Inclusive Economic Recovery 28...

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