EU and the Circular Economy

From January 1 this year (2021), the European Union banned the export of unsorted plastic waste to less industrialized nations outside the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) as a part of new rules amending the bloc’s 2006 Waste Shipment Regulations.  The rules came in response to a 2019 conference at which 187 countries had pledged to add […]