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Resource ID: #10431
Subject: Environment
Source: Philippine Star
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Philippine Star details how recycling firms in that country are using it as a dumping ground for plastics waste from industrialized countries; firms, often operating illegally without permits, import as much as 26,000 metric tons a year for disposal in the Phillipines, presenting health dangers to residents and particularly recycling workers, April 20 - 23, 1994.

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