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Asia’s E-Waste Problem Is Getting Out of Hand

by Jamie Condliffe

Asia has an e-waste problem. But it’s not the amount of dead gadgets that’s the issue, really—it’s the ability to process them at the end of their lives. New research from the United Nations University shows that in 2014 Asia generated 16 million metric tons of e-waste. That’s about 3.7 kilograms per person, which equates…

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