China notified WTO to stop accepting shipments of waste plastics

GENEVA (Reuters) - China notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday that it would stop accepting shipments of rubbish such as waste plastic and paper as part of a campaign against "foreign garbage". July 18, 2017

 

Here is a copy to a Reuters article: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-environment-idUSKBN1A31JI
The date of entry of this import ban is said to be the end of 2017, but in reality this is already the case now for mixed plastics from WEEE.