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    The fact that this happens (developed countries dumping toxic e-waste on developing countries) is not in

    question and many people, especially the young, are harmed by the toxic chemicals that are emitted when

    certain substances are burnt over open fires to recover materials such as copper, silver and

    aluminium from electronic waste that has reached end-of-life. This can happen either at the roadside or in

    the many dismantling "shops" in China, India and Africa.

    For the full, shocking, story refer to the attachment below:

     

     

     

     

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