Information and Research Centers
- Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
A public-interest alliance of computer scientists and others concerned about the impact of computer technology on society.
- Joint Venture: Silicon Valley Network
Joint Venture is a non-profit regional collaborative established to enhance the economic vitality and quality of life in Silicon Valley.
- Semiconductor Industry Association
The Semiconductor Industry Association is the leading trade association representing the computer chip industry. The mission of the SIA is to provide leadership for U.S. chip manufacturers on the critical issues of trade, technology, environmental protection and worker safety and health. Check out their Environmental Health and Safety section for a description of their priorities.
- Silicon Valley Cultures Project
The Silicon Valley Cultures Project is a ten year ethnographic study of the cultures living and working in the hi-tech communities of Silicon Valley. The project is being conducted by the San Jose State University’s Anthropology Department.
- Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC)
SVTC is a diverse grassroots nonprofit organization consisting of environmental and neighborhood groups, labor unions, public health leaders, people affected by toxic exposure and others. Their core values include a commitment to the practice of social justice and multiracial democracy.
- Washington Alliance of Technology Workers
WashTech is an organization of high-tech workers and allies joining together to provide an effective voice in the legislative and corporate arenas, and to advocate for improved benefits and workplace rights.
California High Tech Corporate Environmental Reports