Landfills, toxic waste treatment, uncontrolled dump sites

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Environmental Conflicts about Landfills, toxic waste treatment, uncontrolled dump sites

Acacia Mining North Mara Gold Mine (former Barrick Gold), Tanzania

Air pollution from brick factory 'SPREMO', Serbia

Aliaga Industrial Conflicts, Turkey

Alumina Factory by Alteo, Gardanne, France

Ambatovy Mining Project, Madagascar

Amritsar- Delhi-Kolkata Industrial Corridor, India

Anti-asbestos Campaign, Australia

APNRL coal power plant in Padampur, Jharkhand, India

Areva Uranium Mines in Agadez, Niger

Asbestos contamination from Salonit-Vranjic, Croatia

Asbestos damages in Casale Monferrato by Eternit, Italy

Asbestos removal from the built environment, Portugal

Basuro de Navarro, Cali, Colombia

Bhagtanwala Solid Waste Management Plant in Amritsar, Punjab, India

Bisasar Rd Landfill Site, South Africa

Borj Chakir Landfill, Tunisia

Bourj Hammoud Garbage Mountain, Lebanon

Brandix India Apparel City (BIAC), AP, India

BT Kemi, Teckomatorp, Skåne, Sweden

Caffaro industry contamination in Brescia, Italy

Callao, Peru, lead pollution

Cancer Village Qiugang and Jiucailuo Chemical plant in Anhui, China

Cerro La Jacoba, Colombia

Chemical contamination at the Cidade dos Meninos, Duque de Caxias, Brazil

Chicago's Toxic Doughnut, USA

Chuangyuan aluminium plant pollution in Hunan, China

Clustering of Waste Facilities in Chester, USA

Coal Ash Deposits in Peñuelas, Puerto Rico

Coal Ash Dump Site in Bokoshe in OK, USA

Coca-Cola botteling Plant in Dehradun, India

Coca-Cola Bottling Plant in Mehdiganj, UP, India

Coca Cola plant and Groundwater Exploitation, India

Coca Cola plant in Plachimada, Kerala, India

Co-incineration in Cimpor and Secil cement kilns, Portugal

Complejo Industrial Petrolero José A. Anzoátegui, Venezuela

Complejo Petroquímico El Tablazo y las luchas de El Hornito contra PDVSA, Venezuela

Conflicto del Plomo por contaminación a partir de desechos mineros, Arica, Chile

Contaminación por el Botadero K´ara K´ara, Bolivia

Contaminación por relleno sanitario en comunidad de Puerto Rico, Nueva Loja, Ecuador

Contamination in El Salto, Mexico

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

Dandora Landfill in Nairobi, Kenya

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Delta & Pine's toxic waste in Paraguay

Dhour Shweir Incinerator, Lebanon

Dickson, Tennessee: the poster child for environmental racism and toxic dumping, USA

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Alang, India

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Chittagong, Bangladesh

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Gadani, Pakistan

Disaster of Seveso, Italy

Division Salvador - Bahia de Chañaral

Dobrich Landfill Site, Bulgaria

East St. Louis Chemical Plants and Waste Incinerators, USA

Elefsina Bay industrial activities, Greece

El vertedero de Cambalache en Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela

Emelle nation's largest hazardous waste landfill, USA

E-waste in Agbogbloshie, Ghana

E-waste in Lagos, Nigeria

Exploración petrolera en Pozo exploratorio Lorito 1, río Humadea en Meta, Colombia

Explotación petrolera en el municipio de Acacias, Meta, Colombia

Gyama Mine and Landslide accident, Tibet

Harmful wastes threaten residents of Akpayak community, Nigeria

Heavy Metal Pollution in Quijing, Yunnan, China

Huichapan, waste incineration in Cemex factory, Hidalgo

Illegal dumping of organic waste Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Illegal dumping sites, Slovenia

Illegal landfill in Martinaj village-Plav Gucinje, Montenegro

Illegal landfill near Qalqilyah, between the towns of Jayus and Azun, Palestine

Imider Silver Mine, Morocco

Incineration of hospital and industrial waste in Camargos, MG, Brazil

Incinerator in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil

Indígenas warao (Delta del Orinoco) contaminados por Corporación Venezolana de Guayana y minería ilegal, Venezuela

Industrial complex in Pontevedra, Spain

Industries polluting Taihu Lake in Jiangsu, China

Innovative Waste Utilization unit in South Phoenix, USA

Jamsher solid waste treatment plant in Jalandhar, Punjab, India

Kocacay Delta, Turkey

Kodungiayur garbage dump site in Chennai, TN, India

Kolaghat Thermal Power Plant, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, India

Koshe Landfill and biogas plant, Ethiopia

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, India

Lafarge cement Trbovlje, Slovenia

Landfill construction in Keratea, Athens

Landfill of Chiaiano, Italy

Landfills in Mapuche Territories, Chile

Landfill Site at Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, India

Lead smelter in Zajača, Serbia

Lindane waste in Sabiñánigo (Aragon) left by Inquinosa, Spain

Love Canal dump site at Niagara Falls, USA

Lower Martam Garbage Dump Ground, SK, India

Lynas Refinery in Kuantan, Malaysia

Macro-Landfill in Torremendo, Alicante, Spain

Marange diamond mines pollute rivers, Zimbabwe

Marcopper Placer Dome Mining Disaster, Marinduque Island, Philippines

Mavallipura Landfill Site at Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Mejia Thermal Power Station (MTPS), India

Mgbede Community and abandoned oil well site, Nigeria

Military Waste Destruction, Nikšić, Montenegro

Mozambique Water Pollution from a dumpsite, Zimbabwe

Multiple landfill sites, Portugal

Municipal Solid Waste Management Plant in Berhampur, OR, India

Municipal Waste in Kraljevo, Serbia

Mutare City River Pollution, Zimbabwe

Naameh Landfill, Lebanon

Namibian Custom Smelter, Tsumeb, Namibia

Nandigram Chemical Hub, India

National Hazardous Waste Treatment Center, Bulgaria

New Zimbabwe Steel River Pollution, Kwekwe, Zimbabwe

Novi Han nuclear waste storage, Bulgaria

Noyyal River Basin, a pollution cocktail from textile industry, TN, India

Okhla waste to energy plant, India

Orica (company) v. Botany (community), Australia

Over a century of pollution from the Bor mines, Serbia

Panyu waste incineration project, Guangzhou, China

Pasivos Ambientales en Hualgayoc, Peru

Patancheru industrial area, AP, India

PCB Contamination in Warren County, USA

Perenco Muanda, Dem. Rep. Congo

Phosphate fertilizer plant pollution in Liuchong Village, Hubei Province, China

Planta de incineración y desechos sólidos de Holcim, El Salvador

Pollution from the Topilnica smelter, Veles, Macedonia

Pollution of leather industry in Belém, Brazil

Pollution of the Obangué River (also Dubanga River), Gabon

Prahovo pyrite cinder dump site, Serbia

Preston New Road Fracking Site (aka Little Plumptons), UK

Protest against plywood units, India

Puerto Galera waste dump facility may relocate indigenous Iraya Mangyan families, Philippines

Radioactive Waste on Skull Valley Goshute Indian Reservation, USA

Rathupaswela water contamination, Sri Lanka

Razlog Regional Landfill, Bulgaria

REA Kaltim, oil palm plantations in East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Regional Landfill Lećevica, Croatia

Relaves mineros en el Río Pilcomayo, Bolivia

Relleno sanitario Doña Juana, Colombia

Relleno sanitario (Landfill), El Carrasco, Bucaramanga, Colombia

Relleno Sanitario Parque Industrial Santodomingo, Colombia

Remediation of Palic Lake, Serbia

Saida Garbage Mountain, Lebanon

Samokov Landfill Site

Sanitary landfill in Waga Pelpola, Sri Lanka

Sappi Saiccor pulp mill pollution, South Africa

Save Yamuna Protest March, Delhi, India

Severe Water Pollution by Meiko Electronics plant in Wuhan, China

Sewa Paper Mill in Gangapur, Orissa, India

Shenzhou Mining / Claver Mineral Development Corporation Nickel mining in Claver, Philippines

Solid Waste Management Plant Lamdeng Khunnou in Imphal, MN, India

Somalia toxic waste dumping, Somalia

Stara Zagora Landfill Site, Bulgaria

Stringfellow Acid Pits, USA

Sultanpur Dabas village Landfill site, Delhi, India

Sydney Tar Ponds Contamination, Nova Scotia Canada

Teshima island, waste dispute, Japan

Thalifushi landfill: a toxic bomb in the ocean, Maldives

The Malagrotta landfill and speculation in the Galeria Valley, Italy

Tiradero al cielo abierto “Bicentenario”, Mexico

Tiradero al cielo abierto San Jose Huilango, México

Tiradero Tetlama, Morelos, Mexico

Toxic waste dumping in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Toxic Waste Landfill in Kettleman City, USA

Trasvase de agua desde el Lago de Valencia, Venezuela

Underregulated hazardous waste facility by Western Environmental in California, USA

Unilever refuses responsability for Kodaikanal mercury poisoning, India

Unsanitary landfill Vrtijeljka, Montenegro

Uranium Mining in Jadugoda, Jharkhand, India

Uranium mining pollution and health threats, Gabon

Urban waste incinerator of Acerra, Italy

Vasove Vode Illegal Landfill, Montenegro

Vertedero de residuos en Cayambe, Ecuador

Vratsa Landfill Fire, Bulgaria

Waste disposal and dioxin pollution in Qingpuling Village, Fujian, China

Waste dump, Gameleiro in Olho Dagua das Flores, Brazil

Waste Management in Subotica, Serbia

Waste Treatment Plant at Bandhwari, Haryana, India

Yambol Landfill Site, Bulgaria

Yongxing Cancer Village near Likeng Landfill and Incinerators in Guangdong Province, China

Zhetibai Oil Pollution, Kazakhstan

Zimapan waste disposal, Hidalgo, Mexico

Zydus R&D unit in Gujarat, India