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Amsterdam Apple store iPad explosion leads to evacuation 20 August 2018

An Apple store in Leidseplein Square in Amsterdam was temporarily closed after an iPad battery explosion resulted in leaking vapours. The device was placed in a container full of sand by staff and firefighters responded to the scene. Local media reported that three people had to be treated for respiratory issues after the incident....

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US pressure groups claim further safety and labour violations bv Apple suppliers in China 09 September 2014

A report by China Labor Watch and Green America published on September 5 claimed that Taiwan-headquartered Catcher Technology was responsible for 22 separate labour violations at its factory in Suqian in eastern China, where about 20,000 workers produce metal casings for Apple and other electronics companies....

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Apple confirms explosions last year at Chinese plants caused by aluminium dust 12 March 2012

In its annual report on its suppliers' efforts in worker safety and environmental impact, Apple said the explosions at facilities operated by Foxconn and Pegatron last year were traced to the ignition of aluminium dust...