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Showing 1 - 7 of 7 titles with a criteria of Subject is Working Conditions


Death By Design investigates the electronics industry and reveals how even the smallest devices have deadly environmental and health costs.

Global Environmental Justice | n/a | 73 minutes

Spotlights the alarming global rise of mercury pollution of air, water, and soil as well as severe disabilities, diseases, and death attributed to mercury poisoning in developing communities involved in small-scale gold mining, one of the major sources of mercury pollution worldwide.

Global Environmental Justice | n/a | 7 minutes

The ill-fated coal mining communities in North East England are the subject of this inspired documentary by multi-media artist Bill Morrison. Music by Johann Johannsson.

Icarus Films | 2011 | 52 minutes

Reveals the unsafe conditions in which adults and children alike toil, as they seek to eke out a basic living by processing toxic plastic waste products.

Global Environmental Justice | n/a | 82 minutes

If time is short these four excerpts from Plastic China could be assigned for viewing or shown in class.  Total running time is 35 minutes.
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Global Environmental Justice | 2016 | 35 minutes

Showcases some of the ecological, social, and public health crises resulting from the thriving leather industry in northern India.

Global Environmental Justice | 2013 | 7 minutes

An investigative look into the environmental costs of the fast fashion industry, from production—and the life of low wage workers in developing countries—to its after-effects such as river and soil pollution, pesticide contamination, disease and death.

Global Environmental Justice | n/a | 92 minutes