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Toxics Analysis on Games Consoles (Photos & Videos) 

Toxics Analysis on Games Consoles (Photos & Videos) 

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The Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Nintendo Wii are tested in an independent laboratory for hazardous and toxic components.
Tests on all three consoles proved positive for a number of hazardous chemicals and materials. The printed wiring boards (PWB) of the XBox 360 and Wii were found to both contain bromine and the electrical contacts on the printed wiring board (PWB) of the hand controllers for the XBox 360 and PS3 contained beryllium. Wii console contained a number of hazardous chemicals and materials, including PVC and brominated flame retardants. The motherboard - the main printed wiring board (PWB), from each of the three consoles contained a high level of bromine, indicating the presence of brominated flame retardants (BFRs). The fans from all three consoles contained high levels of bromine. 
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Hand Controllers before Dismantling
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Games Consoles before Dismantling
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Games Consoles before Dismantling
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Hand Controllers before Dismantling
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XBox 360 Motherboard is Dismantled
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Nintendo Wii Before Dismantling
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Nintendo Wii Dismantled
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Xbox 360 Hand Controller Dismantled
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Xbox 360 Hand Controller Dismantled
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Xbox 360 Case Dismantled
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XBox 360 Dismantled
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Nintendo Wii Controller Dismantled
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Nintendo Wii Console
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Nintendo Wii Dismantled
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Nintendo Wii Dismantled
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Nintendo Wii Dismantled
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Playstation 3 Dismantled
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Playstation 3 Dismantled
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