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Inside the Digital Dump

Postby TerraFrost » Mon May 21, 2007 3:58 pm

Technology drives the forces of globalization. But when we replace our computers and flat-screens with the newest in high-tech cool, what happens to the hardware we throw away? Welcome to the digital dumping ground, where the poor make a living off other people’s spare parts.


http://www.foreignpolicy.com/story/cms. ... ry_id=3807
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Postby Raistlin » Mon May 21, 2007 10:34 pm

one person's trash really is another person's treasure.......

thats what we do at jobs instead of throwing away all the old copper from

plumbing and aluminum from stuff .......just strip it all down and cash it

in...........that is an interesting article....
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