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Basel Action Network (BAN)
Abstract: An organization that focuses on "toxic trade" (trade in toxic wastes, toxic products, and toxic technologies) and its impact on global environmental justice. The organization sponsors an "E-Stewards Pledge Program," promoting electronics recyclers that do not export or dump their waste and do not use prison labor. The Basel ban effectively banned (as of January 1998) all forms of hazardous waste exports from the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries to all non-OECD countries.
Source: Basel Action Network

e-Stewards Initiative
Abstract: The e-Stewards recyclers are a group of leading North American electronics recyclers and asset managers who have been qualified as upholding the highest standard of environmental and social responsibility.
Source: Basel Action Network

Abstract: Web page of independent, nonprofit organization that conducts research aimed at practical solutions to complex environmental and health-related problems throughout this country and the world.
Source: Inform

National Recycling Coalition (NRC)
Abstract: The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) is a national non-profit advocacy group with members that span all aspects of waste reduction, reuse and recycling. NRC’s objective is to eliminate waste and promote sustainable economies through advancing sound management practices for raw materials in North America.
Source: National Recycling Coalition


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