Chinese green groups hammer Apple (AAPL -0.3%) for inadequately overseeing its suppliers'...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Chinese green groups hammer Apple (AAPL -0.3%) for inadequately overseeing its suppliers' environmental and work safety standards. For instance, some 49 Chinese workers in factories making Apple gear were poisoned. Apple insists it audits supplier behavior - but one critic accused it of driving "the suppliers to cut corners to win their contracts."