Plastics Treaty talks may face familiar deadlock, but progress is still being made

James Murray
clock • 5 min read
Plastics Treaty talks may face familiar deadlock, but progress is still being made

First round of negotiations to deliver a new treaty to end plastic pollution was characterised by much the same dividing lines that marred recent climate talks

Talks to deliver a new global plastics treaty ended late last week in a very familiar fashion, with countries divided along well-established lines on the extent to which the proposed new agreement should...

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