Toxic computer waste in the developing world

Full article:

Neelu Jain, Pamela Chawla. Future outflows of toxic material from end-of-life computers in IndiaInternational Journal of Environmental Technology and Management, 2014; 17 (2/3/4): 237 DOI: 10.1504/IJETM.2014.061796

The point is that there is a lot of e-waste now and more to come, and it’s toxic. So far, little to nothing has really been done to address the problem that is and is to be.

One vector in the solution matrix: tablets and other lower-impact devices that also last a little longer.

 

 

Toxic computer waste in the developing world — ScienceDaily.