TIL that Western countries are sending their old digital appliances to a graveyard of electronics near the Ghanaian capital Accra. After arriving at the dump the old divices are dismantled for scrap. Work at the waste site is toxic but locals often use kids to do the job.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/14/ghana-dump-electronic-waste-not-good-place-live

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  1. Thanks for posting this from your digital appliance. I see it’s an article from someone who wrote it on their digital appliance. Responding from one of my digital appliances.

  2. The UN’s “Solving the E-Waste Problem” initiative (Step), which was set up in 2007 to tackle the world’s growing crisis of electronic waste – doing a cracking job there UN

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