Study finds tonnes of e-waste are shipped illegally to Nigeria

Monday 16 April 2018 | 10:15 CET | News
A European study has found that large volumes of used electrical and electronic equipment (UEEE) that does not even work are being shipped to Nigeria, in breach of rules. Much of this arrives without being declared as UEEE, but is mixed instead with motor vehicles and furniture, for example. More than three quarters of the goods assessed came from the EU.

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