TECHNOLOGY

The Deadly Tin Inside Your Smartphone

08/24/2012 09:27 am ET

Rosnan worked among thousands of Indonesians who wield pickaxes and buckets each day on Bangka Island, extracting the tin that becomes the solder that binds components in the world’s tablet computers, smartphones, and other electronics.

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