The Export of US Toxic Wastes (An Internation Story)

One U.S. export that has increased dramatically in recent years is toxic waste, including heavy-metal residues, chemical contaminants and drug-company refuse, particularly to Third World Countries. Reporters Andrew Porterfield and David Weir reveal that the U.S. government agencies charged with enforcing the laws that regulate such shipments lack the money and personnel to do the job.

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