Monthly Archives: March 2019

Where Will Your Plastic Trash Go Now That China Doesn’t Want It?

It’s a sign of a new global quandary: What should wealthy countries do with their plastic waste now that China no longer is buying it? Meanwhile, shipments of plastic waste to other Southeast Asian countries have skyrocketed. Exports from the U.S. to Thailand jumped almost 7,000 percent in one year. Malaysia’s went up several hundred…