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China's E-Waste Recycling Remains a Big Problem

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An article by Christopher Bodeen of the Associated Press posted to the Newsday.com website on November 18th describes the deplorable environmental situation regarding e-recycling in China.@

The article begins by detailing how people actually sit alongside their homes, smashing cathode ray tubes and burning wires and motherboards to reclaim the metal.

The article also reports on the 5-year effort to rectify the situation, which has largely failed. 
 

Click here to read the entire report.