TITLE

China continues policies to rein in recycling

AUTHOR(S)
Sun, Nina Ying
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Plastics News;9/10/2012, Vol. 24 Issue 26, p0008
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses legislation from China's Ministry of Environmental Protection, Ministry of Commerce, and National Development and Reform Commission regarding the handling of scrap materials scheduled to take effect on October 1, 2012. The regulations ban the outdoor incineration of plastic, recycling activities in residential areas, and the use of recycled plastic in food-contact bags.
ACCESSION #
80025186

 

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