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As China tackles plastic pollution at home, it feeds the scourge globally

Last October, the Hong Kong government announced a cobbled-together plan to reduce the city’s climate-changing levels of pollution and reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. As one prominent feature of that plan, it declared its intent to “regulate disposable plastic tableware in phases from 2025 onwards.”  While some might understandably see this as embarrassing evidence […]