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Rising recycled plastics imports threaten EU: study

An alarming increase in EU plastics waste exports in 2023 is contributing to the destabilisation of the European plastics sector, reports Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE). Increasing imports of recycled plastics into the EU are reported to be creating an unbalanced market with serious environmental consequences. This, combined with the EU’s declining competitiveness and the lack…

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