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May 18, 2020

Cleaner Production and Circular Economy: China’s revised Solid Waste Law offers a stronger framework for pollution prevention

China has for the fifth time during the last 25 years revised its Law on Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste. The updated version of the legislation will be implemented in September promising better protection of the environment and strengthened rule of law.

May 18, 2020

Cleaner Production and Circular Economy: China’s revised Solid Waste Law offers a stronger framework for pollution prevention

China has for the fifth time during the last 25 years revised its Law on Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste. The updated version of the legislation will be implemented in September promising better protection of the environment and strengthened rule of law.

April 21, 2020

COVID-19 Outbreak: Impacts on China’s Circular Economy and Plastic Recycling Industry

The outbreak of COVID-19 wreaked havoc on multiple sectors in China, which ultimately affected the development of a circular economy and plastic recycling industry