Most people feel a strong dislike for waste, and yet the waste from consumer-driven electronics may not be strongly linked to climate change in people's minds. This image tells a human story about the consequences of the consumer electronics industry, at the end of a long production chain that begins with environmentally-damaging rare mineral extraction.
WHAT IT SHOWS: BRAZIL. Rio de Janeiro. June 18, 2014. The Comlurb Caju organic waste and composting facility site.