Transposing the Basel Convention Plastic Waste Amendments: Challenges & recommendations

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In 2020, hundreds of countries around the world agreed to reign in the out-of-control plastic waste trade, recognizing the pollution and environmental injustice it has wrought on importing countries. Here are some things for policymakers to consider, to avoid loopholes and ensure these new rules have real impact.

Pile of plastic waste differents types and colors