The Philippine environment agency responsible for managing the country's solid waste includes a representative of the plastics industry, leaving the possibility of waste pollution solutions being tied to big business.
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With 31 more countries submitting their instruments of ratification for the Paris climate pact last week, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he is confident the Paris Agreement will have entered into force before his term concludes.