China Tightens Recycling Import Rules (National Sword)
What is National Sword? In 2017, China enacted “National Sword 2017,” which has disrupted the recycling industry worldwide. Until recently, China has been the largest importer of recycled materials in the world. The National Sword policy makes China’s rules on recycled imports stricter, which includes cleaner bales of paper and plastic. Under the new standard, […] Read more.