Jim Puckett

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Name: Jim Puckett
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

E-Waste in Developing Countries Endangers Environment, Locals

WASHINGTON – A rising mountain of hazardous electronic waste is putting workers in developing countries and the environment at risk. Some of the disused computers, cellphones, televisions and other products are locally generated, but the developed world ... [Published US News & World Report - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

NGO debates environmental injustice

The NGO Shipbreaking Platform organised a debate on "Environmental (in)justice and the role of European companies" on 9 July in Brussels.The event was hosted by the European Asian Institute Studies and co-organised with the European Environmental Bureau/EJOLT ... [Published Safety4sea - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 07 2014 - 1 reports

The Garbage Man

By Paul Kvinta — Popular Science In December 2001, American environmental activist Jim Puckett traveled to the town of Guiyu in southeast China to look for old computers. He’d learned that electronic waste from the West was finding its way to Guiyu, ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Mar 07 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 04 2014 - 1 reports

The Garbage Man

I n December 2001, American environmental activist Jim Puckett traveled to the town of Guiyu in southeast China to look for old computers. He’d learned that electronic waste from the West was finding its way to Guiyu, and the place apparently wasn’t what ... [Published Popular Science - Mar 04 2014]

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