Nations have agreed to a UN proposal that restricts shipments of hard-to-recycle plastic & other toxic junk from being dumped from the Global North to the Global South. Unsurprisingly, the US hasn't agreed to participate, but receiving countries can now reject incoming waste.

A necessary step for justice. We must prevent plastics and other toxic materials from being used in the first place by re-using, reducing, and recycling materials locally.

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