Geography

30 Clicks: eWaste in China

Presentation Title: 
eWaste in China
Presenter: 
Jane Walster
Date: 
November 18, 2015
Note: 
LIB 103, 4:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Jane Walster, Office of International Programs, will talk about how eWaste that we think is being recycled is often dumped in poor communities in Asia and Africa.

Please note: This special 30 Clicks presentation taking place during International Education Week will be from 4:15 to 4:45.

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