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Part of a Dell computer monitor in a Chinese

Image | 2005-04-11 at 9:00

Part of a Dell computer monitor in a Chinese e-waste scrap yard.

Part of a Apple computer in a Chinese e

Image | 2005-04-11 at 9:00

Part of a Apple computer in a Chinese e-waste scrap yard.

Apple computer keyboard in a pile of keyboards

Image | 2005-04-11 at 9:00

Apple computer keyboard in a pile of keyboards at a Chinese e-waste scrap yard.

Part of a Compaq monitor at a Chinese e

Image | 2005-04-11 at 9:00

Part of a Compaq monitor at a Chinese e-waste scrap yard. Compaq merged with Hewlett Packard in 2002.

Part of a Compaq computer at a Chinese e

Image | 2005-04-11 at 9:00

Part of a Compaq computer at a Chinese e-waste scrap yard. Compaq merged with Hewlett Packard in 2002.

Greenpeace exposes Hong Kong's role as a free port for China's electronic waste trade

Feature Story | 2005-03-28 at 8:00

Greenpeace today presented new evidence that sites in Hong Kong's northern New Territories were being used as 'staging points' for the illegal cross-border trade in hazardous electronic waste (e-waste). China enacted a law last year prohibiting...

Greenpeace uncovers electronic waste (e

Image | 2005-03-18 at 11:00

Greenpeace uncovers electronic waste (e-waste) storage area in Hong Kong's northern New Territories. E-waste traders use Hong Kong as a 'staging post' for e-waste from developed countries before transporting across the border into mainland China...

Chinese women dismantle computer circuit boards in an e-waste scrap yard. After...

Image | 2005-03-09 at 11:00

Chinese women dismantle computer circuit boards in an e-waste scrap yard. After sorting the circuit boards they will be burned over open fires to extract metals. The smelting releases large amounts of poisonous gases.

A migrant child from Henan province holds up a piece of e-waste. It was once a Nokia...

Image | 2005-03-08 at 11:00

A migrant child from Henan province holds up a piece of e-waste. It was once a Nokia computer screen, now dumped in China and dismantled by poor unprotected migrant workers.

A Chinese child sits on a pile of hazardous e-waste.

Image | 2005-03-08 at 11:00

A Chinese child sits on a pile of hazardous e-waste.

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