Chinese workers appeal to Apple over health worries

Chinese workers at a factory making touch screens on contract for Apple have urged the U.S. company to help address their grievances over a chemical poisoning they said could still harm their health.Wintek, the Taiwanese company that owns the factory in east China’s Suzhou industrial park, has said it used hexyl hydride, also called n-hexane, from May 2008 to August 2009, but stopped after discovering it was making workers ill.To read this Reuters report in full, see:
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