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Creating Export Success with Jim Foley

Learn how to create export success with Jim Foley, the director of the International Trade Center.

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How Feeding the ‘Soul of Seattle’ Begins With Young Entrepreneurs

The Circuit

You buy a new phone or computer and you take your old one to a local recycler. It’s the green thing to do, right? It turns out some of those devices may not be getting recycled at all.

“It's still a dirty little secret of the electronics recycling industry,“ says Jim Puckett, who has made it his life’s mission to stop first-world countries from dumping hazardous electronic waste onto developing nations. He’s the head of a Seattle-based watchdog group that’s been investigating the electronic waste trade for nearly 20 years.