Photo Gallery / Lagos, Nigeria, 2005 – Electronic Waste
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Children standing in front of smoldering electronic waste dump just outside of the Alaba market in Lagos, Nigeria. Burned electronic waste produced polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, dioxins and heavy metal emissions - carcinogenic and highly toxic chemicals. These children live next to the dump.©2006 Basel Action Network (BAN)
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