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By John Richardson
CHINA is still a poor country relative to the West and here is why:
BACK in 2009, virgin polyolefins demand growth in China was boosted by a sharp drop in imports of recycled or scrap plastic resulting from tougher enforcement of environmental regulations.
Now another government crackdown on imports of scrap …
It can be a dirty business….
Source of picture: www.China-environmental-news-blogspot.com
THE sharp drop in plastics recycling in China has added 8-10 percentage points to virgin polyolefin demand growth in 2009, estimates a major Asian producer.…