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Philippines becoming a rich world dumping ground

Over 5,000 tons of hazardous waste from South Korea was recently discovered in the Philippines, marking the latest case of foreign dumping to stir outrage among Filipino officials and environmental groups as the island nation struggles to handle its own gargantuan garbage problem. The toxic discovery, made on President Rodrigo Duterte’s home island of Mindanao, […]