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The Deadly Cost of Cobalt    Science and Tech

Started 21-Nov by Ø¿æÜ (Wunderlost); 1475 views.

The deadly cost of cobalt for smartphones

| DW Stories

The journey of the world's smartphones and tabletsoften begins with children digging in the deadly cobalt mines of Congo. One US-based human rights non-profit is helping 14 DRC families sue Apple, Google, Dell, Tesla and Microsoft over the loss of life or limb in mines where children dig for the cobalt needed for tech gadgets.

DW News
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJjH4EQcayk

chestnut

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They all go into politics to make mega-billion dollars!

How Hunter Biden's Firm Helped Secure Cobalt for the Chinese

An investment firm where Hunter Biden, the president’s son, was a founding board member helped facilitate a Chinese company’s purchase from an American company of one of the world’s richest cobalt mines, located in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Michael Forsythe, Eric Lipton and Dionne Searcey
Sat, November 20, 2021, 11:20 AM

https://news.yahoo.com/hunter-bidens-firm-helped-secure-162018644.html

                       earth_americas

Pinck0

From: Pinck0

22-Nov

No one of the high tech departments  will admit to this! 

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HerbSouth

From: HerbSouth

22-Nov

Sandy is are boss!!

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Most likely they could start another war, this time to secure Cobalt for the Chinese Government!

Pinck0

From: Pinck0

9-Dec

WAR? 

It's already on its way - 

Pinck0

From: Pinck0

13-Dec

Have you seen the 'numbers' on the deadly cost of Cobalt?

HerbSouth

From: HerbSouth

20-Dec


 

    

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