The Mining of Coltan: Chances are Your Smartphone Was Manufactured With Afrikan Blood

Posted: September 27, 2017 in Uncategorized

After the illicit coltan is relabeled and sent to legitimate smelters, it is processed and made into capacitors, and sold to electronics companies such as Apple, Samsung, IBM, Dell, Sony, Cisco, HP and a host of others.

The Mining of Coltan: Chances Are Your Cellphone Was Manufactured With African Blood

Comments
  1. Saw somewhere that Venezuela contains mega-quantities of coltan also. Adding that valuable Earth resource to Venezuela’s fossil fuel deposits illustrates the threat Venezuelans face.

  2. Wow, I had no idea, Jerry. Makes a lot of sense.

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