Plastic export market ‘under threat’ from Basel proposals

Proposals to amend the Basel Convention – the international treaty on waste shipments – could make it more difficult to export mixed plastic wastes, such as mixed plastic bottles, for recycling. Changes to the Convention, which is a binding agreement between 53 nations including the UK, are being considered which change the status of plastic waste for export – and … Continue reading Plastic export market ‘under threat’ from Basel proposals