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Submitted by mpctips 1100d ago | news

Hewlett Directs Its Suppliers in China to Limit Student Labor

The New York Times: Hewlett-Packard, one of the world’s largest makers of computers and other electronics, is imposing new limits on the employment of students and temporary agency workers at factories across China. The move, following recent efforts by Apple to increase scrutiny of student workers, reflects a significant shift in how electronics companies view problematic labor practices in China. (HP, Industry)

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newsguy  +   1100d ago
Good for HP. Makes Apple look bad.

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