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A Toxics-Free Future

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The Guardian

Toxins from old computers, fridges and other electronic goods are polluting chicken eggs in an area where 80,000 people live.

Some of the most hazardous chemicals on Earth are entering the food chain in Ghana from illegally disposed electronic waste coming from Europe.

The PCB Elimination Club – An IPEN Perspective

April 2009

IPEN recommendations to the fourth Stockholm Convention Conference of the Parties (COP4) on the formation of a PCB Eliminiation Club (PEC).


Open System Uses of PCB: “Blowing in the Wind"

April 2009

This document from IPEN's Dioxin, PCBs and Waste Working Group provides background information and analysis of the effects of wind on the distributions of PCBs released from sources exposed to the air.

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