Senate Considers Resolution Supporting Ban on Export of Toxic E-Waste to Developing Nations

Washington, DC—Leaders of a campaign to protect the public from toxic chemicals in electronics applauded Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) for introducing a Senate resolution yesterday (Senate Resolution 663) that calls for the U.S. to join other nations in banning the export of toxic e-waste to developing countries. The resolution was previously introduced in the House (H.R. 1395), and is now before the full Congress.