Workers sort through plastic waste for recycling in the Dharavi slum area of Mumbai, India. (Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

India Is Generating Much More Plastic Waste Than It Reports. Here’s Why

Only 14 of India’s 35 regional pollution boards filed information on plastic waste generation in 2017-18, according to the latest report of the Central Pollution Control Board. Thus, the CPCB estim...