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Research facts and figures on e-waste and recycling compiled by the "Electronics TakeBack Coalition" on their website. What did you learn about where your old computers or old cell phones may have ended up? Whose lives are potentially being impacted by your e-waste?

The Electronics TakeBack Coalition website also sponsors a video entitled "The Story of Electronics." Watch this short video. What did you learn about products that are designed for dumping?

In closing, environmental health risks account for 21% of all health risks globally. It is the #2 contributor to deaths in the LDCs. In contrast, the #2 contributor to death in the MDCs is "lifestyle."