Description: Much of the world’s electronic waste ends up in Guiyu, China, where old parts are recycled but chemicals like mercury leak into the water.
Source: CNNMoney.com – video report
Date: May 31, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- Who should be held responsible for e-waste?
- Explain why the e-waste recycling business is centralized in China?
- What alternatives should be considered by businesses and governments?