Inside the Digital Dump – Foreign Policy

Foreign Policy Magazine has a photo essay of workers in China’s e-waste dumps:

E-Waste-Page1 01Technology drives the forces of globalization. But when we replace our computers and flat-screens with the newest in high-tech cool, what happens to the hardware we throw away? Welcome to the digital dumping ground, where the poor make a living off other people’s spare parts. [View here]

The photos by Natalie Behring, whose beautiful images also grace the CDT Flickr slideshow.

May 15, 2007 9:25 PM
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