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Main Title High tech trash : digital devices, hidden toxics, and human health /
Author Grossman, Elizabeth
Publisher Island Press/Shearwater Books,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 64084235
ISBN 1559635541 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Waste electronic apparatus and appliances ; Electronic apparatus and appliances--Environmental aspects ; Electronic apparatus and appliances--Health aspects ; Product life cycle
Internet Access
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http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0631/2006004549-d.html
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ESAM  TD799.85.G76 2006 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 07/28/2006
Collation xiv, 334 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-322) and index.
Contents Notes
The underside of high tech -- Raw materials : where bits, bytes, and the earth's crust coincide -- Producing high tech : the environmental impact -- High-tech manufacture and human health -- Flame retardants : a tale of toxics -- When high tech electronics become trash -- Not in our backyard : exporting electronic waste -- The politics of recycling -- A land ethic for the digital age -- Appendix. How to recycle a computer, cell phone, TV, or other digital devices.