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More and more people are buying electronic gadgets, even under this Pandemic Covid-19. With the increase in electronic gadget consumption, there will also be an increase in e-waste. The increase in e-waste is serious harm to human health and the environment.

Photo: JoostdeKluijver_Fairphone/Closing The Loop_CC BY-NC-SA

E-waste contains hazardous chemicals and substances.
The unsafe handling will harm workers’ health and the environment. On the other hand, e-waste is a big business that generates billions of dollars. And yet, the government has not given serious attention to this matter.

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