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South Korea Launches Initiative to Recycle More E-Waste

  • Jason Strother
  • Malte Kollenberg

South Korea is coping with increasing amounts of garbage from electronic devices, also called “e-waste.” To prevent tons of old computers, smartphones and appliances from ending up in landfills, leaking toxic chemicals, some local governments are launching specialized e-waste recycling programs. From Seoul, reporter Jason Strother tells us more.

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