February 21, 2013
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Report exposes Pakistani e-waste recycling workers’ plight

A 6-year-old girl in a remote Pakistani village sits quietly in the family’s kitchen, breathing toxic fumes that drift from across the table where her father is burning a computer circuit board. The scene is one of scores documented by researcher Shaki… Continue reading

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September 22, 2010
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Could New Labels Boost Lackluster Recycling Rates?

Earlier this year, we found that one of the top reasons why people don’t recycle is simply lack of convenience and know-how. While recycling may be second nature to some, many consumers are unaware of what goes in what bin and if it truly is,…
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June 7, 2010
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BIR: Future brings excellent opportunities for the recycling industry

BIR | The recycling sector comprises the world’s leading raw material suppliers and offers “the perfect response to growing global awareness of the need for environmental protection”, BIR’s President Dominique Maguin of La Compagnie des Mati?res Premi?… Continue reading

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