Tag: Plastics manufacturing

Turkey bans polyethylene plastic imports

ISTANBUL — Turkey has banned the importation of ethylene polymer plastic waste as environmental groups sound the alarm on the world’s plastic consumption and...

Sydney man finds snake in lettuce bought at supermarket

CANBERRA, Australia — Alex White thought he was watching a huge worm writhing in a plastic-wrapped lettuce he’d just brought home from a Sydney...

Complaint may spur review of meat industry’s virus response

OMAHA, Neb. — A union complaint about whether an Oklahoma meatpacking plant is doing enough to protect workers from the coronavirus could test the...