+ Post New Thread
Results 1 to 6 of 6
General Chat Thread, E-Waste in Guiyu in General; You know that crap old router you stuck in the recycle bin - have you ever thought about what happens ...
  1. #1

    mattx's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    9,249
    Thank Post
    1,061
    Thanked 1,070 Times in 626 Posts
    Rep Power
    741

    E-Waste in Guiyu

    You know that crap old router you stuck in the recycle bin - have you ever thought about what happens next ?

    E-Waste in Guiyu (15 pics) AcidCow.com - videos, pictures, celebs, flash games

  2. #2


    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    5,463
    Thank Post
    1,462
    Thanked 892 Times in 573 Posts
    Rep Power
    647
    I love the fume extraction system in the one with the girl extracting solder.

  3. #3
    wagnerk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    Northants
    Posts
    822
    Thank Post
    65
    Thanked 169 Times in 137 Posts
    Rep Power
    48
    Not surprised really...

    -Ken

  4. #4
    ButterflyMoon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Inside my own head
    Posts
    756
    Thank Post
    1,124
    Thanked 191 Times in 167 Posts
    Rep Power
    65
    Totally shocked that in this day and age little children are having to do this work.

  5. #5

    synaesthesia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Northamptonshire
    Posts
    6,510
    Thank Post
    626
    Thanked 1,170 Times in 898 Posts
    Blog Entries
    15
    Rep Power
    523
    I'd love to get hold of half that stuff. Ebay, here I come

    But yeah, as horrible as it is I can't say I'm surprised. I hate the fact that China is recognised as a "superpower" yet this is commonplace and accepted.

  6. #6

    john's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    London
    Posts
    10,447
    Thank Post
    1,537
    Thanked 1,069 Times in 934 Posts
    Rep Power
    305
    That doesn't surprise me either, it seems the way of the world to export it and forget about it



SHARE:
+ Post New Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Yet another waste of time
    By Andrew_C in forum Other Stuff
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 25th November 2008, 02:35 PM
  2. Waste paper management...
    By Ben_Stanton in forum How do you do....it?
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 1st May 2007, 03:20 PM
  3. Photoshop just a waste of money...
    By _Bat_ in forum Jokes/Interweb Things
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 6th April 2007, 05:08 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •