West Africa turns into dumping ground for e-waste

[IDG] As measures by countries in East and Southern Africa to prevent the dumping of e-waste take effect, West Africa has become a destination for old computers, mobile devices and components.European Commission and U.N. studies show that West Africa is becoming a dumping site for e-waste from various parts of the world. Meanwhile, communication technology and services firm Ericsson says West Africa is becoming highly affected by e-waste, relative to other regions on the continent.
http://www.cio.com/article/2878493/west-africa-turns-into-dumping-ground-for-ewaste.html

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