SWANA Provides Update on How China’s Waste Import Restrictions are Impacting Recycling Programs

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The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has issued an update for state and provincial environmental agencies on China’s waste import restrictions and their impact on recycling programs in North America.

This update, the third in a series to agencies on the issue, provides an overview of the effect that the restrictions are having on the export of recyclables from both the U.S. and Canada, including the increased movement of material to Southeast Asian countries and additional potential restrictions.

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