TITLE

Sense of green urgency lacking

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Computex Taipei, an information technology exhibition in Taiwan. Intel, Infineon and Toshiba participated in the event. Electronic devices are a mixture of materials, many of which contain toxic heavy metals such as lead and mercury, and chemicals, such as brominated flame-retardants and PVC. Countries such as India and China are experiencing rapid economic growth, and, as living standards improve, so will demand for technology consumer goods.
ACCESSION #
21428415

 

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