Malaysia returns 150 containers of garbage, including 11 to Canada
No permits issued since 2016, even though multiple shipments of Canadian garbage have been discovered in foreign ports.
Demand for luxury shellfish is polluting the ocean with plastic
Four to six tonnes of plastic debris from shellfish aquaculture is collected from beaches annually.
Cambodia says plastic waste shipments came from US, Canada
Any company found to be involved in bringing in the waste will be fined and waste will be returned to countries of origin.
Canada hasn’t issued any permits for companies to ship waste, government says
Malaysia this week is demanding Canada pay to take back a shipping container filled to bursting with plastic grocery bags.
Malaysia to send back plastic waste to Canada and other nations
Developed countries urged to review management of plastic waste and stop shipping garbage to the developing countries.