problems with plastic from china

Stop exporting plastic waste to China to boost recycling at home, say .. But the lack of stocks for creating recycled plastic is a global problem.

Exclusive: Annual consumption of plastic bottles is set to top half a trillion . urbanised “on the go” culture to China and the Asia Pacific region.

China is the dominant market for recycled plastic. . packaging to rigid materials used in electronic items, the problems caused by plastic, most .

Trillions of microscopic plastic bits litter the oceans of Earth, . Part of the problem is simply the cultural preference for excessive packaging.

But far from solving China's environmental problems, this crackdown . Hay-bale-sized bundles of plastics recovered from U.S. recycling bins .

Chinese Farming's Problem With Plastic. China will expand its agricultural use of environment-damaging plastic film to boost crop production .

Chinese Companies Are Mass Producing Plastic Rice (and It Could . rice, which may cause serious health problems if too much is consumed.

Exporters of recycled plastic to China are concerned that their government . that increased domestic processing would be the best solution to this problem.

China Water Risks ran a feature story about Waste2Wear and our work on rethinking plastic waste. To see the original article, click here.

Plastic waste now has catastrophic implications for Hong Kong, and the planet. In July . We are creating a problem that cannot go away: the study found that, .. More than one-third of the victims (166) were mainland Chinese .

Plastics are destroying ocean ecosystems — here are the worst offenders. . In a recent report, Ocean Conservancy claims that China, Indonesia, the . management and marketing capabilities” to help solve the problem.

Perhaps it is part of the large plastic recycling industry in China. China's industry is growing so fast that problems are probably emerging faster than they can be .

Reports hold plastic rice made in China flooded Western markets, but you'd . that it's cheaper to go to the trouble of making plastic rice than growing real rice).

There are many problems with plastic - it contains chemicals (like BPA and . which consumes 3 billion plastic bags daily, according to China .

Video shows a worker producing white granules out of plastic has . Chinese companies caught producing fake rice made out of plastic bags and CEO boyfriend 'split' due to long distance issues 8 months after meeting.

New technology could help break down city's plastic problem. Investors say . US, China, EU and others fail to reach environmental goods deal.