(JP) – The recovery quota for waste plastics in Japan increased to 79 per cent in 2009 compared to 76 per cent the previous year. The amount of recovered plastics stood at 7.18m tonnes, the Japanese Plastic Waste Management Institute (PWMI) reported. Waste plastics arisings fell by 9 per cent to 9.12m tonnes in 2009 ...
Japan exported around 1.5m tonnes of scrap plastics in 2009
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