Basel Action Network (BAN)

released 08 August 2018

The global waste watchdog group Basel Action Network (BAN) released its findings of a year-long United Nations funded study that used GPS trackers hidden inside of 35 old computers, printers, and monitors. They found that two of the devices left at the consumer take-back desk at Officeworks were exported to developing countries in Asia in likely contravention of international law.

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