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Reviews on Environmental Health, ISSN 0048-7554, 03/2016, Volume 31, Issue 1, pp. 145 - 148
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ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE-PROCESSES & IMPACTS, ISSN 2050-7887, 12/2019, Volume 21, Issue 12, pp. 2042 - 2057
Electronic waste (e-waste) is informally processed and recycled in Agbogbloshie in Accra (Ghana), which may be the largest such site in West Africa. This... 
CHEMISTRY, ANALYTICAL | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | ACCRA | ELECTRONIC WASTE | AGBOGBLOSHIE | PM2.5 | TRACE-METALS | SOIL | GHANA | METALLOIDS | Index Medicus
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Environment International, ISSN 0160-4120, 04/2019, Volume 125, pp. 191 - 199
The onset of the 21st century has started a corresponding change in consumer lifestyles, resulting in the generation of a huge amount of the end-of-life... 
E-waste burning activity | Hypertension | Human health | PM10 | Air pollution | Blood | Heavy metal | SITE | ACCRA | HEAVY-METALS | ELECTRONIC WASTE | WORKERS | CONTAMINATION | MORADABAD | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | AGBOGBLOSHIE | Index Medicus
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Science of the Total Environment, ISSN 0048-9697, 12/2017, Volume 601-602, pp. 1566 - 1574
E-waste recycling remains a major source of livelihood for many urban poor in developing countries, but this economic activity is fraught with significant... 
Biomarkers | Occupational exposures | Exposure assessment | Toxic elements | Elevated BLLs | Environmental (in)justice | SITE | ACCRA | WORKERS | Environmental (in) justice | CHILDREN | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | HUMAN EXPOSURE | AGBOGBLOSHIE | Index Medicus
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ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH, ISSN 0944-1344, 01/2019, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp. 101 - 113
Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin (PCDDs), polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDF), and dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyl (dl-PCB) are groups of toxic compounds... 
SEDIMENTS | POPs | Africa | PERSISTENT ORGANIC POLLUTANTS | PCDD/FS | Stockholm | PCDD/PCDF | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | DIETARY EXPOSURE | E-WASTE | dl-PCBs | Stockholm Convention | PCDD | AGBOGBLOSHIE | FISH | AREAS
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Habitat International, ISSN 0197-3975, 01/2019, Volume 83, pp. 1 - 10
Neoliberalism, rights to the city, and sustainable development are systems of ideas competing for the attention of policymakers and citizens worldwide.... 
Accra | Rights to the city | Agbogbloshie | Neoliberalism | Sustainable development | Informal settlement | REGIONAL & URBAN PLANNING | GOVERNANCE | CITIES | SPACE | DEVELOPMENT STUDIES | CITY | URBAN STUDIES | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
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Resources Policy, ISSN 0301-4207, 12/2019, Volume 64, p. 101459
This study examines the contours of electronic waste (“e-waste”) governance in Ghana, one of the top five importers of e-waste in the world, as well as the... 
Digital society | Electronic waste | Waste electrical and electronic equipment | Informal recycling | Digital divide | Informal economy | AGBOGBLOSHIE-ACCRA | RECYCLING WORKERS | METALS | URINE | DIOXIN-RELATED COMPOUNDS | SOIL | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | BLOOD
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AIBR-REVISTA DE ANTROPOLOGIA IBEROAMERICANA, ISSN 1695-9752, 01/2019, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp. 51 - 71
This article explores the lived experience of electronic waste (e-waste) workers in Agbogbloshie, a primary e-waste recycling center and scrap metal market in... 
RECYCLING WORKERS | PCBS | e-waste labor | Toxics | AGBOGBLOSHIE | URINE | Ghana | embodiment | postcolonialism | ANTHROPOLOGY | EXPOSURE
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International journal of environmental research and public health, ISSN 1660-4601, 03/2019, Volume 16, Issue 6, p. 906
Concerns about the adverse public health consequences of informal electronic waste (e-waste) recycling are increasing. This study adopted a cross-sectional... 
informal recycling | metals | soil | dust | PBDEs | electronic waste | SOILS | ACCRA | WORKERS | GUIYU | CONTAMINATION | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | PUBLIC, ENVIRONMENTAL & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH | HUMAN EXPOSURE | TOWN | AGBOGBLOSHIE | ASSOCIATION | LEAD
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AIDS and Behavior, ISSN 1090-7165, 6/2019, Volume 23, Issue 6, pp. 1508 - 1517
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ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ENGINEERING, ISSN 0324-8828, 2017, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp. 287 - 303
e-Waste awareness and behavior of local Polish community has been examined. Specifically, the issue of selective waste electrical and electronic equipment... 
RECYCLING WORKERS | MANAGEMENT | METALS | ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL | ELECTRONIC WASTE | CHINA | AGBOGBLOSHIE | KNOWLEDGE | GHANA
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The Geographical Journal, ISSN 0016-7398, 09/2016, Volume 182, Issue 3, pp. 265 - 275
The common narrative on e‐waste recycling in contemporary Ghana refers to a sector that is primarily a marginalised, ‘survival entity’ involving excess workers... 
value addition | informality | Accra | Agbogbloshie | waste electronics | community mapping | AFRICA | CREATIVITY | SECTOR | GHANA | GEOGRAPHY | Waste management | Electronic waste | Electronic equipment and supplies | Refuse and refuse disposal | Informal economy | Externalities | Economics | Networks | Communities | Recycling | Survival | Public health
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