Indonesia returns 19 containers of British waste to the UK after violation of import rules

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Indonesia returns 19 containers of British waste to the UK after violation of import rules

September 09, 2019 - 04:41
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JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 9, 2019 (The Telegraph) -Indonesia has returned 19 containers full of British waste to the UK, according to the customs agency.

The move comes in the wake of a Telegraph investigation that revealed that children in the southeast Asian country are being poisoned by the British household recycling waste that is sent there and burnt on open dumps. 

The containers were returned to the UK on the 1st August from Tanjung Perak port after they were imported by paper manufacturing company PT Mega Surya Eratama, according to official documents.

Indonesia returns 19 containers full of British waste to the UK - The Telegraph

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