A global plastics treaty is being negotiated in Ottawa this week – here’s the latest

Cressida Bowyer, Antaya Lauren Alexandra March*, Steve Fletcher

*Corresponding author for this work

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Plastic pollution spans the globe, yet national policies are generally not effective enough, and have so far focused primarily on waste management rather than targeting the root cause. To make matters worse, the global trade in plastic waste tends to push waste to parts of the world with the least capacity to manage it.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 22 Apr 2024

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