Posts by shawn

  • China’s Changing Import Regulations— What Does It All Mean?

    Posted September 10, 2018 by shawn

    There’s a new normal in the world of recycling. Once the largest importer of post-consumer recyclables, China decided it didn’t want “foreign garbage” inundating its country anymore.

    So, it instituted a waste import ban on 24 kinds of solid wastes in January 2018; a new contamination standard of 0.5 percent…