7 months EcoWaste Coalition, protesters picket Canadian embassy MB
By Chito Chavez  Irate protesters trooped to the Canadian embassy on Monday to press for the immediate return of Canada’s illegal garbage languishing in the country since 2013. (ECOWASTE COALITION / FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) Led by environmental group EcoWaste Coalition, the demonstrators brought a shipping container bedecked with trash representing the 103 containers of misdeclared garbage exports from Canada. The garbage from Canada arrived in the country in batches at the Port of Manila from 2013 to 2014. They also told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the “time was up” for Canada’s waste dumping. The call was made ... more