Malaysia will be sending back 450 metric tonnes of contaminated plastic waste imported illegally from countries including the UK, US and China, said the country’s Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.
She said that the plastic waste contained in 10 containers will be shipped back to their original destination and has labelled the Malaysians responsible for bringing the plastic waste in as “traitors to the country . . .
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