Following the Electronic Waste Trail

Following the Electronic Waste Trail

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Editor's Note: When you hear about outsourcing to India, you usually think of software, tech support or data processing.  But have you ever wondered what happens to your old television or computer when you put them out on the curb?  Those often gets shipped to India as well.  Not to high tech info cities like Bangalore, but to giant slums in Mumbai, where men, women and children break them down by hand.  Sunita Sohrabji went to India, following the electronic waste trail.  She reported on her findings for India West. 


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