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Pollution: centralized pilot for e-waste processing

In Guiyu, China, local government has established an industrial park that concentrates electronic-waste-processing facilities to limit their potential environmental and health impacts (see Z.Wanget al. Nature536, 23–25; 10.1038/536023a2016). The park, which is used by some
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