PH turning into a dumping site for foreign trash — EcoWaste

A Quezon City based environmental organization has pushed the government to take drastic actions against the entry of the erroneously declared plastic trash from South Korea that entered the country, an incident similar to the still unresolved Canadian garbage dumping controversy.

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY -- An environmental group called on authorities on Saturday to return the tons of plastic waste shipped from South Korea amid the Philippines' own garbage woes and the still unresolved trash problem with Canada.“We find this latest incident of plastic waste dumping...

Environmental group seeks ban on garbage imports after South Korean trash shipment |

An environmental group is urging the Philippines government to disallow the shipment of garbage into the country.