Burn or spurn? What to do with Western waste

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phys.org—Western countries must increasingly deal with hard to dispose of plastics because China and many southeastern Asian countries no longer want them.

Burn surgeon tells of agonizing treatment for NYC student burned in chemistry class. A Manhattan high school student who was accidentally engulfed in flames in a chemistry class required 38 pounds of fluid and had a 50% chance of dying, a burn center surgeon testified Monday, comparing part of the treatment process to a “crucifixion.” Dr. Roger Yurt gave a Manhattan Supreme Court