PBS NewsHour

How countries are trying to tackle plastic waste together

Clip: 12/04/2022 | 5m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

This week, representatives from 150 nations are meeting in Uruguay with the goal of dramatically reducing or eliminating all plastic pollution by 2040. Meanwhile, U.S. lawmakers introduced a new bill to help curtail the harmful impacts of plastic waste. Washington Post reporter Michael Birnbaum joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 12/04/22

Rating: NR

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