69 containers of rubbish arrive back in Canada, six years after being dumped in the Philippines

Tonnes of garbage left rotting in the Philippines for years arrived back in Canada on Saturday, putting an end to a festering diplomatic row that highlighted how Asian nations have grown tired of being the world’s rubbish dump.A cargo vessel loaded with about 69 containers of rubbish docked in a port on the outskirts of Vancouver.The trash will be incinerated at a waste-to-energy facility, local officials said.The conflict dates back to 2013 and 2014, when a Canadian company shipped containers…