BC Almanac | May 1, 2013 | 22:57

China's Green Fence and B.C. recycling.

Nicole Stefenelli, CEO of Urban Impact and Brock MacDonald, Executive Director of the Recycling Council of B.C. on the impact on BC recyclers of the so-called green fence policy in China

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