Intel Gets the Lead Out of Chips

By: Rose A. Valenta - Published:   Updated: Apr 7 2011 • References: msnbc.msn
The Semiconductor giant Intel Corporation is working to eliminate lead in its microprocessors. This is an environmental strategy that will be implemented in its new product line of chips scheduled to be produced later this year. Alloys, such as tin, silver, and copper will replace the lead/tin solder currently in use.