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Case–control study of brain and other central nervous system cancer among workers at semiconductor and storage device manufacturing facilities

Source: BMJ Journals

“This study evaluated the relationship between brain and other central nervous system cancer (‘CNS cancer’) and exposures at two semiconductor and electronic module manufacturing facilities and at a storage device manufacturing facility.”

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These Bunnies Just Keep Going / Clean-room chip workers toil12-hour days in bunny suits

Source: SF Gate

“A phalanx of white-suited workers, with no skin visible except their eyes, begins to file off of the NEC Electronics computer-chip factory floor just before 6 a.m.”

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Exposure to indium-tin oxide may pose risk to manufacturing workers’ lungs: study

Source: Safety and Health Magazine

“A chemical compound used to make high-tech products such as flat-panel displays, solar panels and energy-efficient windows may put workers at risk of developing a potentially fatal respiratory condition called indium lung disease, according to a recent study from NIOSH.”

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Regional Risk Assessment: Electronics Industry, Indonesia

Contributing organisation: LIPS, Indonesia

Source: ElectronicsWatch

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Electronics Industry Production

Midstream Recommendations From UNSAICM Meeting in Vienna

Source: ElectronicsWatch

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