TITLE

Greenpeace claims electronics majors are polluting water

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;2/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 55, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the claim of environmental group Greenpeace that some of the electronics industry's biggest brands and their suppliers are contaminating waterways with a wide range of hazardous chemicals. The report "Cutting Edge Contamination: A Study of Environmental Pollution During the Manufacture of Electronic Products," indicated that polybrominated diphenyl ethers and phthalates were found at almost all of the industrial estates in China, Mexico, the Philippines and Thailand.
ACCESSION #
24348786

 

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