Landfills, toxic waste treatment, uncontrolled dump sites


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

A polluted stream and a landfill as racial segregation of Roma communities, in Jarovnice, Slovak Republic

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

Acid “Green Snow” due to chemical contamination in Pervoluralsk, Russia

Acid Tar ponds in Incukalns, Latvia

Agbogbloshie e-waste landfill, Ghana

Air pollution from brick factory 'SPREMO', Serbia

Aliaga Industrial Conflicts, Turkey

Alton Gas, Canada

Alumina Factory by Alteo, Gardanne, France

Ambatovy Mining Project, Madagascar

Amritsar- Delhi-Kolkata Industrial Corridor, India

Anti-asbestos Campaign, Australia

Antipollution protests against JinkoSolar Company, Haining, Zhejiang, China

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

Aurá dump and the struggle of Belém's informal wastepickers, Pará, Brazil

Bantar Gebang Jakarta landfill, Indonesia

Basuro de Navarro, Cali, Colombia

Bhagtanwala Solid Waste Management Plant in Amritsar, Punjab, India

Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary. Non settlement of resource use, access and governance rights, a slowdown to conservation and livelihoods, India

Bisasar Rd Landfill Site, South Africa

Boat Harbour contamination from pulp and paper industry, Nova Scotia, Canada

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, lead pollution, Peru

Cancellation of Landfill in FujimaeTidal Flat, Aichi, Japan

Cancer Village Qiugang and Jiucailuo Chemical plant in Anhui, China

CEAMSE y gestión de los residuos en Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cerro La Jacoba, Colombia

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

Chemical hazard from Metales y Derivados plant at Otay Mesa industrial park, Tijuana, Mexico

Chenjiachong landfill site and the proposed waste-to-energy plant in Yangluo, Wuhan, Hubei, China

Chicago's Toxic Doughnut, USA

Chuangyuan aluminium plant pollution in Hunan, China

Clean Harbor Waste Facility, California, USA

Clustering of Waste Facilities in Chester, USA

Co-incineration in Cimpor and Secil cement kilns, Portugal

Coal Ash Deposits in Peñuelas, Puerto Rico

Coal Ash Dump Site in Bokoshe in OK, USA

Coal mining fires and many other conflicts in coal fields of Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India

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

Complejo Industrial Petrolero José A. Anzoátegui, Venezuela

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

Complexo Industrial Portuário Governador Eraldo Gueiros (Cips), Pernambuco, Brazil

Comunidad indígena de Santo Tomás vs. Agrícola Superior de Jacona, Michoacán, Mexico

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

Contamination of Lake Titicaca, Peru

Contamination of the River Palo and Agroindustry in Puerto Tejada, Colombia

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

Costa Brava Landfill, Lebanon

Dandora Landfill in Nairobi, Kenya

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Delta & Pine's toxic waste in Paraguay

Depleted Uranium, Iraq

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

E-waste in Agbogbloshie, Ghana

E-waste in Lagos, Nigeria

East St. Louis Chemical Plants and Waste Incinerators, USA

El vertedero de Cambalache en Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela

Elefsina Bay industrial activities, Greece

Emelle nation's largest hazardous waste landfill, USA

Environmental discrimination of Roma people along Sajó wetlands in Hungary

Environmental Racism in Africville, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Explotación petrolera en el municipio de Acacias, Meta, Colombia

Foxconn's pollutional activities in Taiyuan, Shanxi, China

Gaziemir Lead Factory and nuclear storage, Turkey

Government placed Roma refugees from Kosovo next to the country's largest landfill, Montenegro

Grasim Industries (Aditya Birla Group) Viscose Plant, Nagda in Madhya Pradesh, India

Great Pacific Garbage Patch, North Pacific Ocean

Groundwater Contamination with Chromium-6 in Hinkley, California

Gyama Mine and Landslide accident, Tibet, China

Harmful wastes threaten residents of Akpayak community, Nigeria

Heavy Metal Pollution in Qujing, Yunnan, China

Huichapan, waste incineration in Cemex factory, Hidalgo

Hydro Alunorte alumina refinery in Barcarena, Pará, Brazil.

Illegal disposal of dead pigs in Huzhou, Zhejiang, China

Illegal dumping of organic waste Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Illegal dumping of toxic waste in the Kim Kim River, Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

Illegal dumping sites, Slovenia

Illegal landfill in Martinaj village-Plav Gucinje, Montenegro

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

Illegal plastic recycling factories in Jenjarom, Malasya

Illegal waste dump at a Roma community in Markusovce, Slovakia

Imider Silver Mine, Morocco

In Roma quarter Fakulteta waste collection denied. Separation wall proposed, Sofia, Bulgaria

In wake of toxic dumping, Tamaqua Borough passes Rights of Nature ordinance, USA

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

Industrial Wastes in Bou Ismail, Algeria

Industries polluting Taihu Lake in Jiangsu, China

Innovative Waste Utilization unit in South Phoenix, USA

Jamsher solid waste treatment plant in Jalandhar, Punjab, India

Jiaozishan landfill site and incineration plant near Doucun Village in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

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

Landfill Site at Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, India

Landfills in Mapuche Territories, Chile

Lead acid batteries recycling factory in Mombasa, Kenya

Lead contamination by Metalosa factory, Bajos Haina, Dominican Republic

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

Msunduzi New England Road Landfill and Construction of a Materials Recovery Facility, South Africa

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

Nuclear colonialism and French nuclear tests, Polynesia

“Nuclear Colonialism” (US atomic bomb tests in Bikini and Enewetak Atolls), Marshall Islands

Oji paper mill's sewage project in Qidong, Jiangsu, China

Okhla waste to energy plant, Delhi, India

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

Over a century of pollution from the Bor mines, Serbia

Pasivos Ambientales en Hualgayoc, Peru

Pata Rat landfill, Cluj Napoca, Romania

Patancheru industrial area, AP, India

PCB Contamination in Warren County, USA

PCB Polluted Rhône, France

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 by export oriented tannery industries, Bangladesh

Pollution from the Topilnica smelter, Veles, Macedonia

Pollution of leather industry in Belém, Brazil

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

Pollution of the Yamato River, Japan

Polo Petroquímico de Dock Sud en “Villa Inflamable”, Argentina.

Prahovo pyrite cinder dump site, Serbia

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

Protest against plywood units, India

PT Indo Bharat Rayon Viscose Plant, Indonesia

PT South Pacific Viscose (SPV) Plant, Indonesia

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

Refinaria Presidente Bernardes “Vale da Morte”, Cubatão, São Paulo, Brazil

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

Residuos industriales en Nuevo Mercurio, Zacatecas, Mexico

Roma community in Transylvania evicted to waste water plant surrounded by wire fence, Romania

Roma community living on an industrial site contaminated with mercury, Romania

Roma exposed to epidemics due to waste overflow in “Block 20”, Yambol Bulgaria

Roma of Stolipinovo: water and waste collection denial in the European Cultural Capital 2019, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Roma relocated to an area with electromagnetic radiation, Tvarditsa , Bulgaria

Saida Garbage Mountain, Lebanon

Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, a struggle to save green belt of Pune city, India

Samokov Landfill Site

Sanitary landfill in Waga Pelpola, Sri Lanka

Sappi Saiccor pulp mill pollution, South Africa

Save Yamuna Protest March, Delhi, India

Segregated Roma community lack adequate access to waste and water in Sajókaza, Hungary

Severe Water Pollution by Meiko Electronics plant in Wuhan, China

Sewa Paper Mill in Gangapur, Orissa, India

Sewage Dumps, St Lawrence River, Quebec, Canada

Shanxi Sanwei Group Co., Ltd., chemicals producer, Hongtong County, Linfen, China

Shell’s toxic legacy, Curaçao

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

Shiyes Landfill, Russia

Solid waste dumpsite in Sulaymaniyah, Kurdistan Region of Iraq

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

Taïba Phosphates Mine in the fertile gardening area of Niayes, Senegal

Teshima island, waste dispute, Japan

Textile and Paper Mill Industry polluting Nashua River, USA

Textile factories in Indonesia pollute water in Cikijing River, tributary of Citarum River, Indonesia

Thalifushi landfill: a toxic bomb in the ocean, Maldives

The Malagrotta landfill and speculation in the Galeria Valley, Italy

The UN resettled 600 Roma to a mining/smelting complex exposing them to lead poisoning, Kosovo

Tianjingwa waste incineration power plant in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

Tigyit coal mine and power plant, Shan State, Myanmar

Tiradero al cielo abierto “Bicentenario”, Mexico

Tiradero al cielo abierto San Jose Huilango, México

Tiradero Jilotzingo, Mexico

Tiradero Tetlama, Morelos, Mexico

Tourism expansion and dumped garbage fills the Mount Fuji, Japan

Tourism, waste, and conservation initiatives, Sikkim, India

Tovlan Landfill serves illegal Israeli settlements at the expense of Palestinian communities, West Bank

Toxic waste dumping in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Toxic Waste Landfill in Kettleman City, USA

Toxic waste leak at Zijinshan Gold & Copper Mine, Fujian, China

Toxic waste management in Abaco Island, The Bahamas

Transboundary Sandoz chemical accident in the Rhine, Switzerland

Trasvase de agua desde el Lago de Valencia, Venezuela

Underregulated hazardous waste facility by Western Environmental in California, USA

Unilever refused responsability for Kodaikanal mercury poisoning, India

Unsanitary landfill Vrtijeljka, Montenegro

Untreated waste water dumped by chemical plants into Tengger Desert, Inner Mongolia-Ningxia-Gansu, China

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 Dumping Depo in Amin Bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Waste management at Uruli Devachi in Pune, MH, India

Waste Management in Subotica, Serbia

Waste transfer station in Jing'an District, Shanghai, China

Waste Treatment Plant at Bandhwari, Haryana, India

Waste water collection and treatment project on the Banlozi Roma settlement, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Wastepicker struggles and water contamination in Jardim Gramacho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Wastepickers against pollution and public policy in Federal District, Brazil

Wastepickers lose access to recyclable waste due to closure of a landfill, Panama

Water Contamination by Rahim Yar Khan sugar mill, Pakistan

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

Zvecan waste storage, Kosovo

Zydus R&D unit in Gujarat, India

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