Friday, 03 May 2019 14:45

Canadian garbage sent to the Philippines is coming home

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The Government of Canada has finally extended an offer to the Philippines to repatriate the 103 containers of rotting garbage that were shipped there six years ago. The shipped containers were mis-declared as recyclables when they left Canada. Where the garbage will go, and the cost of bringing it back has not been disclosed. Last month, President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to “declare war” on Canada if it didn’t take back its trash and set this week as a deadline for an end to the impasse.



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