Sri Lanka sends hazardous waste back to Britain after two-year court battle

Sri Lanka sends hazardous waste back to Britain after two-year court battle
Sri Lanka has started shipping 242 containers of hazardous waste, including body parts from mortuaries, back to Britain after a two-year court battle by an environment watchdog, officials said.Several Asian countries have in recent years been pushing back against an onslaught of international refuse from wealthier nations and have started turning back the unwanted shipments of garbage as they battle against being used as the world’s trash dump.The first 20 containers of medical waste, including…