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Issues: Understanding Controversies

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Green Computers

Buying a Laptop Computer: The Green Guide

Greenpeace Guide to Green Electronics

Building a Cell Phone That Doesn't Kill People

How eWaste Works
Where Does eWaste end up?
11 Facts About eWaste

Trashed Tech
High Tech Trash in Ghana
Computers and the Environment


Important Rare Earth Elements

The Rare Earth Dilemma

Environmental Cost of Computers

BBC: Computers Must Be Greener

Computer Dumping Polluting Asia
Computer Life Cycle

The Secret Life of Your Computer