A Toxic Waist

A Toxic Waist

E-Waste and the underbelly of the tech industry  —  http://memeburn.com/2012/02/e-waste-and-the-underbelly-of-the-tech-industry/comment-page-1/

Millions of tons of potentially toxic refuse created by recyclers of cars and heavy home appliances in the Bay Area have been buried in municipal landfills, instead of being transported in specially designated trucks  —  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/10/science/earth/california-auto-recyclers-brace-for-tightened-regulations.html

The Environment Agency is to probe how a reported 113 shipping containers of toxic waste from the UK and the Netherlands ended up in Indonesian waters.  —  http://www.mrw.co.uk/news/watchdog-probes-toxic-waste-export/8626234.article


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