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The Buriganga River has been polluted from the leather goods industry’s daily release of toxic waste.

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Bangladesh’s Toxic Tanneries

More than 50 years of weak regulation has led to severe environmental effects and has deteriorated workers’ health, according to an industry association.

clock April 17, 2014Dene-Hern Chen

Workers at one of Sparrow Group’s factories.

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Despite Reforms, Bangladesh Workers Still Face Problems

Labor activists say the country is still not adequately addressing the needs of the 4.2 million workers who help fuel the $23.5 billion garment industry.

clock April 7, 2014Dene-Hern Chen

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