A New Regulation for Supporting a Circular Economy in the Plastic Industry: The Case of Peru (Short Communication)

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The present study shows the regulatory proposal related to plastic by the Peruvian government and also, the previous initiatives are described so that it can be taken as a reference for the successful implementation in other countries, taking into account the regulatory and business aspects at the same time.

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