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Welcome to the Basel Action Network's new wiki page!

This will be a continually updated work-in-progress. Our plan is to assemble the most comprehensive collection of toxic trade information available online. Submissions & feedback are always welcome!

Important Documents

Investigative Reports

Basel Convention & Other Treaties

(Includes "International Toxics Progress Report Card")


"Charred televisions from 2014 found in Parowan, Utah. Electronics were improperly stored outside by Stone Castle Recycling and were caught in a blaze of indeterminate origin, releasing dangerous toxins into the surrounding area." - Link to report/page


(Collection of BAN's key documents)
(Collection of BAN's investigative work & supporting documents)
(Collection of documents including: Briefing Papers, Editorials, Scientific Articles)
(Collection of Action Alerts, and Delegate Alerts)
(Archive of various toxics-related press)
(External link to BAN page)
(Featured media / articles / podcasts relating to BAN)

Pages Coming Soon

  • Types of electronic devices
  • Toxic substances present in electronic devices
  • Electronic recycling regulations
  • e-Stewards Certification Program
  • Toxic substances present in ships
  • Locations of ship breaking
  • Ship recycling regulations
  • Green Ship Recycling Program