Workers making iPhones in China exposed to toxic hazards, report says

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Apple disputes rights group report into Catcher Technology factory, which reveals workers’ claims of long and gruelling hours at low pay

A report into the treatment of workers making iPhones for Apple claims that 90 workers were taken to hospital in May last year after a leak of chemicals including sulphur and phosphorous at a Catcher Technology factory in China.

Rights group China Labour Watch (CLW) details the incident in a report, published on Tuesday in association with the Guardian, into the treatment of workers primarily making products for Apple, in factories in Suqian, Jiangsu province.

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