Amazon’s plastic packaging was reportedly found thousands of miles away at illegal dump sites in India

Amazon consumers in the US and Canada may think that their Amazon delivery packaging will find a second life once they recycle it. But a Bloomberg investigation found that many of these plastic shipping envelopes, alongside other consumer packaging, are now ubiquitous at six illegal dump sites in the remote town of Muzaffarnagar, India — thousands of miles away from where they were discarded.

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