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Waste and disposal – the movement of our rubbish

The UK is a significant contributor to the world’s plastic crisis, generating approximately 43.9 million tonnes of commercial and industrial (C&I) waste in 2018, of which 37.2 million tonnes (85%) was generated in England. Our recycling system is already overwhelmed by plastic waste. Now, our waste is overwhelming other countries’ recycling systems, causing severe harm […]