Toxic Waste Rebranded: Australia bans Third World dumping, leaves giant toxic loophole

“It’s our waste, it’s our problem”, said Scott Morrison as he announced the nation’s waste export ban culminating in 2024. Not really. It’s a good thing Australia has banned solid waste dumping to the Third World but we have left a gaping, toxic  loophole; burning plastics for energy. Luke Stacey investigates.