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Elizabeth Grossman

Elizabeth Grossman is the author of Watershed: The Undamming of America,
Adventuring Along the Lewis & Clark Trail
and the forthcoming High
Tech Trash: Digital Devices, Hidden Toxins and Human Health.

  • EnvironmentNovember 3, 2005

    Toxic Recycling

    Recycling electronics using US prison labor is a booming business, with a captive workforce paid pennies per hour for dangerous work that is largely unregulated. The human and environmental consequences of negligent handling and disposal of electronic waste are considerable.

    Elizabeth Grossman