Sense of green urgency lacking

Kovac, Matt
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p13
Trade Publication
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.


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