Call for probe into cancer risks

November 2006
Electronics Weekly;11/15/2006, Issue 2265, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports that Amicus Inc.'s national officer Peter Skyte has called on the British Health and Safety Executive to investigate cancer risks in the country's computer components/semiconductor industry, and for a review of the control of toxic substances in the computer components/semiconductor industry. A recent U.S. study has reported greater cancer deaths among workers in the computer and semiconductor manufacturing industry.


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