There is a milestone in waste management that perhaps has gone unnoticed, but has created a stir in the sector: China no longer wants more garbage from abroad. And that is a problem for recycling and circular economy as we knew them. What can we do now? In the absence of a national plastic industry that assumes waste to manufacture new products, most of the waste recovered in these treatment facilities goes back to the country that makes the most plastic.

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