The Global Construction Industry’s Links to Modern Slavery Have Been Newly Illuminated | Architectural Digest

An analysis shows that raw materials are more likely than composite materials to be sourced from child or forced labor, with precursors and minerals posing the most risk. Furthermore, the data delves into the connection between logging practices and slave labor in certain countries, noting that a staggering 80% of timber from Russia and Peru is reportedly harvested illegally, often through exploited or trafficked workers.

Source: The Global Construction Industry’s Links to Modern Slavery Have Been Newly Illuminated | Architectural Digest